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




Feb. 11, 2013

Track Athlete of the Week
Robby Creese, Penn State
So. – Mount Airy, Md. – Glenelg

  • Finished as the top collegian and fourth overall in the one-mile run at the UW Husky Classic, crossing the line with a school-record time of 3:57.11
  • His effort ranks first in the Big Ten, second in the NCAA and among the top 10 in the world this year
  • Earns the second indoor track and field weekly award of his career and first this season
  • Last Penn State Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Casimir Loxsom (Jan. 28, 2013)

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

  • Recorded a first-place finish in the high jump (2.32 meters) at the Hoosier Hills
  • His effort ranks first in the NCAA and fourth in the world this year
  • Earns the sixth indoor track and field weekly award of his career and third this season
  • Last Indiana Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Derek Drouin (Jan. 28, 2013)

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

Feb. 4
T: Austin Mudd, So., WIS
F: Japheth Cato, Jr., WIS

Feb. 11
T: Robby Creese, So., PSU
F: Derek Drouin, Sr., IND