Track: Stumbaugh Named All-NWA Media Girls Runner of the Year

Posted: June 2, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO ANTHONY REYES Payton Stumbaugh of Springdale Har-Ber has been selected as the All-NWA Media Girls Runner of the Year.

Payton Stumbaugh could've eased up on the track and in her schoolwork after signing with Oklahoma in February.


Payton Stumbaugh

School: Springdale Har-Ber

Class: Senior

Height: 6-0

Notable: Won her second Heptathlon championship with a record 5,210 points. … Set overall mark in the 200 and meet record in the 100 hurdles at Meet of Champs. … Became first girl in Arkansas to run under 14 seconds at Class 7A state meet. … Two-time Gatorade Track Athlete of the Year for Arkansas. … Signed with Oklahoma in February.

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