Jean-Louis Named Second Team All-American in 60-Meter Hurdles

Bertony Jean-Louis

(Fairfield, CT) – Bertony Jean-Louis (Norwalk, CT) added to a 2011-12 Indoor Track and Field season full of accolades, being named to the NCAA Division I USTFCCCA 2012 All-American Second Team.

Jean-Louis earned the distinction in the 60-Meter Hurdles with a 12th-place finish of 7.84 seconds at the NCAA Tournament at Boise State last weekend.  The senior athlete also claimed first place in the IC4A with a venue and program record-setting time of 7.76 seconds at Boston University the weekend prior, first place in the New England Championships with a time of 7.83 seconds the weekend prior, and the individual title at the NEC Championship on February 11 with a time of 8.02 seconds.

Jean-Louis is only one of 272 male track and field athletes to earn All-American status.