The track and field team accounted for 41 of Air Force's 69 academic all-conference selections.
A total of 30 men and 13 women comprised 43 of the Academy's 65 academic all-conference selections.
The 20 selections by the men's MW champions are the most in program history.
Alex Lindsay has now run on the second- and third-fastest DMR times in Academy history.
Five Falcons earned multiple all-MW honors.
4x400-Meter Relay Team Interview
SOPHOMORE YEAR | 2012-13: Received the program's Laura Piper Ironman Award...earned all-conference honors in the 200-meter dash at the Mountain West Indoor Championships...also claimed all-MW honors as a member of three relays...Academy record-holder in the 300-meter dash (34.85)...clocked the ninth-fastest time in Academy history in the 200-meter dash (21.71) during second-place finish at the conference championships...also ran on the 4x400-meter relay team that finished second (3:16.25) at the MW meet...ran the second-leg of the distance medley relay that clocked the second-fastest time in Academy history (9:34.51)...won the 200-meter dash at the Air Force Team Challenge (21.80)...also ran on the mile relay that finished first at that meet in a time of 3:19.57...competed in the 60-meter dash during five indoor meets...posted the third-fastest time on the team (7.05) at the Air Force Invitational...won the 300-meter dash at the Air Force Holiday Open, while setting a program-best time of 34.85...ran on the 4x100-meter relay that clocked the fourth-fastest time in Academy history (40.57) during a runner-up performance at the MW Outdoor Championships...also competed on the 4x400-meter relay that finished third (3:15.60) at the conference meet...individually scored for the Falcons in the 200-meter dash, placing fourth with a time of 21.71...recorded a season-best time of 21.42 in that distance to win the Air Force Triangular...competed in the 100-meter dash during three meets, including the conference championships...ran on five winning relay teams (4x100 - Jerry Quiller Classic, Air Force Triangular, Beach Invitational; 4x400 - Air Force Relays, Air Force Twilight Open)...ran the third leg of the 4x200-meter relay that clocked the second-fastest time in program history (1:25.54) at the Drake Relays...earned "Standout" distinction from the team on four occasions ...academic all-conference selection.
FRESHMAN YEAR | 2011-12: Earned the team's Newcomer of the Year award...member of the 4x400-meter relay teams that won Mountain West titles during both the indoor and outdoor championships...three-time all-conference selection...member of the indoor 4x400-meter relay that set Academy record...also ran on the program's fourth-fastest outdoor 4x400-meter relay and fifth-fastest 4x100-meter relay team...debuted individually on the program's top-10 lists in both the indoor and outdoor 200-meter sprints...ran the anchor leg of the 4x400-meter relay that won the conference title at the MW Outdoor Championships (3:09.96)...that time is ranked fourth on the program's all-time list...earned all-conference honors as a member of the 4x100-meter relay that finished third (40.74) with the fifth-fastest time in Academy history...also scored for the Falcons in the 200-meter dash, after placing fifth (21.55)...clocked a career-best time of 21.40 to win the Front Range Classic...that time is ranked 10th on the program's all-time list...ran the third leg of the indoor 4x400-meter relay team that won the conference title at the MW Indoor Championships (3:10.67)...also ran that leg of the relay that set an Academy record time of 3:10.52 at the Alex Wilson Invitational...scored for the Falcons in the 200-meter dash after placing sixth in 21.80...that time is a career-best and the ninth-fastest time in program history...competed in the 400-meter dash twice...clocked a career-best 49.06 at the New Mexico Classic...that time was ranked second on the team...also ran on the winning 4x400-meter relay at that meet...opened season with a 300-meter time of 35.20 at the Air Force Blue-Silver Open...academic all-conference selection.
HIGH SCHOOL: Detroit Catholic Central...three-year varsity letterwinner...also earned all-county, all-city and all-Catholic team honors on three occasions...six-time all-state honoree...member of the 4x400-meter relay squad that won the state championship title...won the 200-meter dash at the Midwest Meet of Champions in 21.34...also a member of the winning 4x200-meter relay squad at that meet...competed a four national meets...won the 400-meter dash title in 2009...recorded a personal-best 400-meter time of 48.49 to win the Oakland County Championships...member of the National Honor Society...belonged to the Gabriel Richard Club (for maintaining at least a 3.6 GPA and having no mark below a B)...graduated with a 4.0 GPA.
PERSONAL: Full name is Jake Michael Spuller...son of David and Julie Spuller...has three younger brothers - Mike, Ben and Travis...also has one younger sister, Shelby...majoring in computer science...future plans include becoming a cyber officer...served as Element Leader...named to the Dean's List and Athletic Director's List...earned jump wings and cyber wings during the summer of 2012...hobbies include graphic design, photography, building computers and watching football...traveled to Ellsworth AFB, S.D., for Operation Air Force over the summer...also served as cadre for the first session of Basic Cadet Training...member of Cadet Squadron 30.