AUSTIN – Supporter voting for Massive 12 Feminine and Male Athlete of the Calendar year opens at two p.m. Central on Friday, July two and will near at eight a.m. Central on Monday, July five. Long jumper Tara Davis is UT’s nominee for the Massive 12 Feminine Athlete of the Calendar year, and diver Jordan Windle is UT’s nominee for the Massive 12 Male Athlete of the Calendar year.
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The lover selection will be viewed as in the final tally for the prestigious award. The 2020-21 Massive 12 Athletes of the Calendar year will be introduced on the Massive 12’s social media platforms on Tuesday, July 6.
Davis won the 2021 NCAA Indoor and Outside Long Soar titles and became the collegiate indoor and outside report holder in the event. She punched her ticket to the Tokyo Olympics by ending second at the U.S. Olympic Trials in Eugene. Davis is the initial Longhorns to gain a Group Usa Olympic bid in the women’s extended leap. She holds the prime thirteen outside extended leap attempts in faculty historical past. Davis is the only Longhorn woman ever to crystal clear 22-feet, and now has surpassed 23-feet three moments this year, which includes her collegiate-report mark of 7.14m/23-five.twenty five at the Texas Relays.
A two-time NCAA champion and 12-time All-American all through his initial four a long time at Texas, Windle punched his ticket to the Tokyo Olympics by inserting second on the ten-meter system competitors at the U.S. Olympic Trials in Indianapolis. He attained 2021 Division I Men’s Diver of the Calendar year honors by the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of The usa (CSCAA), as he won the NCAA unique title on the 1-meter board, placed second on the three-meter springboard and finished fourth on system at the 2021 NCAA Championship meet. Windle is the initial unique in league historical past to gain four Massive 12 Diver of the Calendar year accolades.