Smith and Saloom each posted top-10 finishes in the SEC-heavy meet.
Marie Meng heads into her third season as an assistant coach with the SFA track and field team, after spending one year as a student assistant. She assists distance coach Cody Clark in all distances as well as during the cross country season.
The former All-Southland Conference athlete helped guide the SFA women to six consecutive Southland Conference Track and Field titles (three indoors and three outdoors) during her career. Meng has been a key part of three conference titles since the conclusion of her career. She helped coach the Ladyjack distance squad during the track and field team's run to its conference-record seventh and eighth straight league titles. During the 2012 cross country season, the SFA women tacked on another team title.
Meng (formerly Flores) graduated from SFA in spring of 2011 with a bachelor's degree in kinesiology. She has completed work toward her master's degree at SFA. She is married to SFA assistant softball coach Alex Meng.