Michigan and Ohio State Earn Men's Outdoor Track & Field Weekly Laurels

Michigan's Mason Ferlic

April 9, 2014

Rosemont, Ill. -

Track Athlete of the Week
Mason Ferlic, Michigan
So. – St. Paul, Minn. – Mounds Park Academy

  • Registered a first-place finish in the 3,000-meter steeplechase to help the Wolverines claim a tri-meet victory over California and Virginia
  • His time of 8:47.91 ranks first in the Big Ten and fourth in the NCAA this year
  • Earns the second outdoor track weekly award of his career and first of the season
  • Last Michigan Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week: Mason Ferlic (May 8, 2013)

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

  • Finished first in the javelin (73.38 meters) at the Battle on the Bayou hosted by LSU
  • Bested the competition by 27 feet and picked up his second straight javelin title
  • Collects his second consecutive Big Ten Outdoor Field weekly award
  • Last Ohio State Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week: Billy Stanley (April 2, 2014)

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
April 9                 T: Mason Ferlic, So., MICH
                                F: Billy Stanley, So., OSU