Purdue Sweeps Men's Outdoor Track & Field Weekly Awards

Andrew Kendrick

Andrew Kendrick

March 19, 2014

Rosemont, Ill. -

Track Athlete of the Week
Andrew Kendrick, Purdue
Sr. – Evansville, Ind. – Harrison

  • Posted first-place finishes in the 400-meter dash (47.30) and 4x100 (41.16) and 4x400-meter (3:13.40) relays at the Anteater Four-Way Meet
  • His time in the 400-meter dash was a personal record and currently ranks first in the nation this season
  • Collects the first outdoor track weekly award of his career
  • Last Purdue Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week: Josh Hembrough (April 8, 2009)

Field Athlete of the Week
Coy Blair, Purdue
So. – Nelsonville, Ohio – Logan

  • Recorded a first-place finish in the shot put (18.33 meters) and a second-place effort in the hammer throw (53.38 meters) at the Anteater Four-Way Meet
  • His mark in the shot put ties a personal best and currently ranks third in the country this year
  • Earns the first Big Ten Outdoor Field weekly award of his career
  • Last Purdue Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week: Geoff Davis (April 4, 2012)

2014 Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week
March 19             T: Andrew Kendrick, Sr., PUR
                          F: Coy Blair, So., PUR