Roughriders News · Roeper Alums Shine at NCAC Indoor Track Championships

Akwia Tilton (16’) and Alexis Johnson (17’) faced off at the North Atlantic Athletic Conference Indoor Track Championships on March 1 & 2 held at The College of Wooster.  Akwia now a Junior at The College of Wooster grabbed 2nd place in all four of her events and anchored the School Record Breaking 4x200m relay.  Alexis, a sophomore at Wittenberg University, placed in all four of her events.  Alexis narrowly missed out on a school breaking and conference breaking record in the triple jump.

Akwia and Alexis are both coming off fall seasons with their schools.  Akwia plays basketball for Wooster and Alexis participates on the Wittenberg volleyball team.  Below are the final results for each individual and videos of some of their performances.  Two incredible athletes on the track and in the classroom.  Congrats!


Akwia Tilton

Long Jump          3rd Place (All Conference)             17’2”

4x200m Relay    2nd Place (All Conference)             1:46.2    School Record

200m                     2nd Place (All Conference)            26.6

4x400m Relay    2nd Place (All Conference)            4:12        Tilton Split 1:01.2


Alexis Johnson

Long Jump          4th Place                                               16’6”

60m Hurdles      6th Place                                               9.96

High Jump           5th Place                                               5’1”

Triple Jump         3rd Place (All Conference)             35’ 3”

alexis video

akwia video