Men’s Track and Field Weekly Plaudits Go to Indiana and Michigan

Feb. 8, 2017

Track Athlete of the Week

Daniel Kuhn, Indiana

Jr. – Shelbyville, Ind. – Shelbyville

  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 800-meter race at the Meyo Invitational
  • Broke his own school record for the second time this season
  • Time of 1:46.42 is currently the third-fastest time in the country
  • Secures the fifth indoor track and field weekly award of his career
  • Last Indiana Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Daniel Kuhn (Jan. 18, 2017)

Field Athlete of the Week

Steven Bastien, Michigan

Sr. – Saline, Mich. – Saline

  • Finished first in the heptathlon at the Akron Invitational
  • His score of 5,843 points ranks fifth nationally and was a personal best, setting a new school record
  • Recorded personal bests in the 60-meter hurdles (8.17 seconds) and the 60-meter dash (6.84 seconds)
  • Collects his first career Indoor Field Athlete of the Week honor
  • Last Michigan Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Joe Ellis (Jan. 25, 2017)

2016-17 Men’s Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week

Dec. 14

T: Bryce Millar, Fr., IND

F: Luca Wieland, Sr., MINN

Jan. 11

T: Dominik Seitzer, Sr., OSU

T: Kinard Rolle, Jr., PUR

F: Anaquan Peterson, Sr., PUR

Jan. 18

T: Daniel Kuhn, Jr., IND

F: O’Shea Wilson, So., IOWA

Jan. 25

T: Isaiah Harris, So., PSU

F: Joe Ellis, So., MICH

Feb. 1

T: Ned Willig, Sr., MICH

T: Isaiah Harris, So., PSU

F: Nick Demaline, Jr., OSU

Feb. 8

T: Daniel Kuhn, Jr., IND

F: Steven Bastien, Sr., MICH