Smith and Saloom each posted top-10 finishes in the SEC-heavy meet.
Marie Flores is in her first season as an assistant coach with the SFA track and field team, after spending last season as a student assistant. Flores 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. Flores 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.
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.