Minnesota Sweeps Men's Indoor Track and Field Weekly Awards




Feb. 18, 2013

Track Athlete of the Week
Harun Abda, Minnesota
Sr. – Fridley, Minn. – Fridley

  • Placed first in the 800-meter run (1:49.68) at the Snowshoe Open
  • His time ranks second in the Big Ten and sixth in the NCAA this season
  • Earns the second indoor track and field weekly award of his career and first this season
  • Last Minnesota Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Harun Abda (Jan. 30, 2012)

Field Athlete of the Week
Micah Hegerle, Minnesota
Sr. – Dodge Center, Minn. – Kasson-Mantorville

  • Recorded a first-place finish in the weight throw (21.84 meters) at the Snowshoe Open
  • His effort ranks first in the conference and second in the nation this season
  • Earns the fourth indoor track and field weekly award of his career and first this season
  • Last Minnesota Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Jon Lehman (Jan. 14, 2013)