Illinois, Ohio State and Purdue Earn Men's Indoor Track and Field Weekly Awards

Illinois' Joe McAsey

Illinois' Joe McAsey

Jan. 13, 2014

Rosemont, Ill. -

Co-Track Athletes of the Week
Joe McAsey, Illinois
So. – Minooka, Ill. – Minooka

  • Posted a first-place finish in the 600-meter run at the Illini Open with a time of 1:19.80
  • His effort currently ranks first in the nation this season
  • Earns the first indoor track and field weekly award of his career
  • Last Illinois Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Andrew Riley (Feb. 13, 2012)

Demoye Bogle, Ohio State
Sr. – Huber Heights, Ohio – Wayne  

  • Placed first in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 7.65 seconds at the Buckeye Classic
  • His effort is an Ohio State record and currently ranks first in the country this year
  • Collects the first indoor track and field weekly award of his career
  • Last Ohio State Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Thomas Murdaugh (Jan. 17, 2011)

Field Athlete of the Week
Chukwuebuka Enekwechi, Purdue
So. – Laurelton, N.Y. – Francis Lewis

  • Posted a score of 22.25 meters in the weight throw to set a meet, school and facility record at the Gene Edmonds Invite
  • Added another first-place finish in the shot put (18.87 meters)
  • His weight throw mark currently ranks first in the nation, while his shot put effort is eighth this season
  • Reels in the second indoor track and field weekly award of his career
  • Last Purdue Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Chuwuebuka Enekwechi (Dec. 9, 2013)

2013-14 Men’s Indoor Track and Field Athletes of the Week
Dec. 9                    T: Brandon Winters, Sr., PUR
                                F: Chuwuebuka Enekwechi, So., PUR
Dec. 16                 T: Jordan Gornall, So., IND
                                F: Dylan Anderson, So., IND
Jan. 13                  T: Joe McAsey, So., ILL
                                T: Demoye Bogle, Sr., OSU
                                F: Chuwuebuka Enekwechi, So., PUR


 

 

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