HIGH POINT, N.C. – Conference Carolinas is pleased to announce a new video series Getting to Know Your Student-Athletes. The first two student-athletes to be featured are Payton Tipton from King University and Dylan Lafond from Mount Olive College.
Conference Carolinas will release a video featuring two student-athletes weekly. The series highlights two student-athletes as they answer questions about themselves in a short segment. New videos will be released every Friday and previous videos will be re-released on Thursdays. All videos will be visible on the Conference website and the Conference YouTube account.
Tipton is a junior volleyball player at King University. The Cleveland, Tenn., native was the defensive player of the league last year and made second team All-Conference. She led the team and was third in the conference with 454 digs.
Lafond is a Cross Country and Track & Field athlete. From Manchester, N.H., Lafond is in his sophomore year of school at Mount Olive. He currently holds the second fastest time in school history for the 8k with a run from earlier this season of 24:44 in Paul Short Invitational at Lehigh University.