Nebraska and Ohio State Take Home Men's Outdoor Track & Field Weekly Honors

April 2, 2014

Rosemont, Ill. -

Track Athlete of the Week
Levi Gibson, Nebraska
So. – Lincoln, Neb. – Lincoln Christian

  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 400-meter dash at the Arizona State Invitational
  • His time of 46.92 ranks first in the Big Ten and third in the nation this year
  • Collects the first outdoor track weekly award of his career
  • Wins Nebraska's first Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week honor

Field Athlete of the Week
Billy Stanley, Ohio State
So. – South Park, Pa. – South Park

  • Defended his javelin title at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invitational last weekend
  • His mark of 74.38 meters ranks first in the Big Ten and fifth in the NCAA this season
  • Earns the first Big Ten Outdoor Field weekly award of his career
  • Last Ohio State Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week: Michael Hartfield (April 10, 2013)

2014 Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week
March 19             T: Andrew Kendrick, Sr., PUR
                                F: Coy Blair, So., PUR
March 26             T: Nolan Fife, Jr., IND
                                F: Zach Siegmeier, Sr., MINN
April 2                   T: Levi Gibson, So., NEB
                                F: Billy Stanley, So., OSU