Indiana and Penn State Earn Men's Indoor Track and Field Weekly Awards




Jan. 28, 2013

Track Athlete of the Week
Casimir Loxsom, Penn State
Sr. – New Haven, Conn. – Wilbur Cross

  • Set a new American Collegiate Record in the 600-meter run (1:15.79) at the Penn State National
  • His effort bested the former record of 1:15.86, set by Minnesota's Harun Abda in 2012
  • Earns the second indoor track and field weekly award of his career
  • Last Penn State Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Casimir Loxsom (Jan. 14, 2013)

Field Athlete of the Week
Derek Drouin, Indiana
Sr. – Corunna, Ontario – St. Patrick’s

  • Placed first in the high jump (2.29 meters) and long jump (7.08 meters) at the Indiana Relays
  • His high jump effort is tied for first in the NCAA this season
  • Recorded a top-10 finish in the 60-meter hurdles (8.07)
  • Earns the fifth indoor track and field weekly award of his career and second this season
  • Last Indiana Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Derek Drouin (Dec. 10, 2012)

2012-13 Men’s Indoor Track and Field Athletes of the Week

Dec. 10
T: Zach Mayhew, Sr., IND
F: Derek Drouin, Sr., IND

Jan. 14
T: Casimir Loxsom, Sr., PSU
F: Jon Lehman, Jr., MINN
F: James White, Jr., NEB


Jan. 21
T: Zach Mayhew, Sr., IND
F: Janis Leitis, Sr., NEB

Jan. 28
T: Casimir Loxsom, Sr., PSU
F: Derek Drouin, Sr., IND


 

 

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