Penn State and Wisconsin Collect Men's Indoor Track and Field Weekly Awards

Wisconsin's Michael Lihrman

Wisconsin's Michael Lihrman

Feb. 10, 2014

Rosemont, Ill. -

Track Athlete of the Week
Brannon Kidder, Penn State
So. – Lancaster, Ohio - Lancaster

  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 800-meter run at the Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup
  • His time of 1:47.45 is tied for first in the nation this season and broke the meet record
  • Earns the first indoor track and field weekly award of his career
  • Last Penn State Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Robby Creese (Feb. 11, 2013)

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

  • Posted a first-place finish in the weight throw (22.96 meters) at the Armory Collegiate Invitational
  • His mark broke a school and personal record and currently ranks second in the country this year
  • Reels in the second indoor track and field weekly award of his career  
  • Last Wisconsin Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Michael Lihrman (Jan. 27, 2014)  

2013-14 Men’s Indoor Track and Field Athletes of the Week
Dec. 9                    T: Brandon Winters, Sr., PUR
                                F: Chukwuebuka 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: Chukwuebuka Enekwechi, So., PUR
Jan. 20                  T: Levi Gipson, So., NEB
                                F: Chukwuebuka Enekwechi, So., PUR
Jan. 27                  T: Matt Schwartzer, So., IND
                                F: Michael Lihrman, Jr., WIS
Feb. 3                    T: J.R. Ricker, Jr., IND
                                F: Chukwuebuka Enekwechi, So., PUR
Feb. 10                 T: Brannon Kidder, So., PSU
                                F: Michael Lihrman, Jr., WIS