Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Honors

April 19, 2017

Track Athlete of the Week
David Kendziera, Illinois
Jr. – Mount Prospect, Ill. – Mount Prospect

  • Recorded a pair of national top-10 times while winning two events at the Mt. SAC Relays
  • Won the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 13.71 seconds and the 400-meter hurdles in a time of 50.17 seconds
  • Earns his second career outdoor track weekly award
  • Last Illinois Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week: David Kendziera (March 22, 2017)

Field Athlete of the Week
Luca Wieland, Minnesota
Sr. – Saarbrucken, Germany – Gymnasium Rotenbuhl Saarbrucken

  • Earned first place in the decathlon at the Mt. SAC Relays with a school-record point total of 8,201
  • Set six personal outdoor records en route to the third-highest decathlon score in the nation this season
  • Claims the first Big Ten Outdoor Field weekly award of his career
  • Last Minnesota Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week: Sean Donnelly (April 26, 2016)