Iowa and Minnesota Take Home Men's Indoor Track & Field Weekly Awards




Feb. 20, 2012

Track Athlete of the Week

Justin Austin, Iowa
Jr. – Milwaukee, Wis. – Brown Deer

  • Placed first in the 60-meter dash (6.97) and 200-meter dash (21.48) at the Iowa Invitational
  • His 200-meter converted time (21.08) ranks second in the Big Ten and 13th nationally
  • Earns his first Indoor Track and Field weekly award of the season and the second of his career
  • Last Iowa Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Justin Austin (Jan. 10, 2011)

Field Athlete of the Week

Micah Hegerle, Minnesota
Jr. – Dodge Center, Minn. – Kasson-Mantorville

  • Placed first in the weight throw with an NCAA-qualifying mark of 21.95 meters at the Snowshoe Open
  • His effort ranks first in the Big Ten and fifth in the nation this season
  • Earns his first Indoor Track and Field weekly award of the season and the third of his career
  • Last Minnesota Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Micah Hegerle (Feb. 21, 2011)

 

2011-12 Men’s Indoor Track and Field Athletes of the Week

Dec. 12
T: Kind Butler, Sr., IND
F: Olumide Olamigoke, Sr., IND
F: Heath Nickles, Jr., OSU

Jan. 9
T: Robby Nierman, So., IND
F: Michael McCarty, Sr., OSU
F: Hanif Johnson, Jr., PSU

Jan. 16
T: Robby Creese, Fr., PSU
F: Max Mays, Sr., OSU

Jan. 23
T: Andy Bayer, Jr., IND
F: Luke Pinkelman, Sr., NEB

Jan. 30
T: Harun Abda, Jr., MINN
F: Troy Doris, Sr., IOWA
F: Luke Pinkelman, Sr., NEB

Feb. 6
T: Andy Bayer, Jr., IND
F: Japheth Cato, So., WIS


Feb. 13
T: Andrew Riley, Sr., ILL
F: Luke Pinkelman, Sr., NEB


 

 


Feb. 20
T: Justin Austin, Jr., IOWA
F: Micah Hegerle, Jr., MINN

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