Indiana and Wisconsin Collect Men's Indoor Track and Field Weekly Honors

Wisconsin's Michael Lihrman

Wisconsin's Michael Lihrman

Jan. 27, 2014

Rosemont, Ill. -

Track Athlete of the Week
Matt Schwartzer, Indiana
So. – Virginia Beach, Va. – Princess Anne  

  • Was the top collegiate finisher in the 3,000-meter run at the Gladstein Invitational
  • His time of 8:05.77 is the best in the Big Ten and 10th in the nation this season
  • Earns the first indoor track and field weekly award of his career
  • Last Indiana Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Jordan Gornall (Dec. 16, 2013)

Field Athlete of the Week
Michael Lihrman, Wisconsin
Jr. – Rice Lake, Wis. – Rice Lake

  • Broke the school record in the weight throw (22.75) en route to a first-place finish at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational
  • His mark currently ranks second in the country this season
  • Collects the first indoor track and field weekly award of his career
  • Last Wisconsin Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Japheth Cato (Feb. 4, 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
Jan. 20                  T: Levi Gipson, So., NEB
                               F: Chuwuebuka Enekwechi, So., PUR
Jan. 27                  T: Matt Schwartzer, So., IND
                               F: Michael Lihrman, Jr., WIS


 

 

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