By Brian Esparza
Western track and field multi-athlete Aliyah Dawkins was in Birmingham, Alabama, on March 12 when her coach, Pee Wee Halsell, knocked on her hotel door to deliver the news.
“‘I am very sorry,’” Dawkins said, recalling what Halsell told her. “‘But they just canceled the meet.’”
It was the first time she qualified for the NCAA Division II...