New Orleans, La.-- UMBC track and field junior Alexios Prodanas earned Honorable Mention All-American honors by the United States Track and Field/Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Monday. Prodanas becomes the third Retriever in the last two years to earn All-American honors joining Kelechi Nwanaga and Tony White last year. Prodanas finished the year at the NCAA Championships last week competing in the hammer throw.
The Greece native finished the finals in 19th place with a throw of 65.66m (215'5") on his final throw of the competition. Prodanas qualified for the finals after taking 12th in the prelims in late May in Jacksonville.