Michigan and Penn State Earn Men’s Indoor Track and Field Weekly Plaudits
Jan. 24, 2018


Track Athlete of the Week 
Isaiah Harris, Penn State
Jr. – Lewiston, Maine – Lewiston
• Took first place in the 600-meters with a time of 1:16.55 at the Clemson Invitational, which ranks as the second-fastest time in the nation and the No. 1 time in the Big Ten
• Also anchored the 4x400-meter relay for a season-best time of 3:08.17 which is the No. 2 time in the Big Ten and No. 9 in the NCAA
• Earns his second Indoor Track Athlete of the Week honor and the first of the season
• Last Penn State Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Colin Abert (Jan. 17, 2018)

Field Athlete of the Week
Joe Ellis, Michigan
Jr. – Sammamish, Wash. – Sammamish
• Earned first place and marked a career-best weight throw, throwing 22.55 meters at the Simmons-Harvey Quad
• Currently ranks as the second farthest throw in the nation, the No. 1 throw in the Big Ten and is one of only two men in the country to throw 22 meters multiple times in a single meet
• Collects his second Indoor Field Athlete of the Week honor and the first of the season
• Last Michigan Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Steven Bastien (Feb. 8, 2017)

2017-18 Men’s Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week

Dec. 6
T: Will Agodu, Jr., MSU
F: Jerimiah Evans, Fr., MSU

Dec. 13
T: Ben Veatch, Fr., IND
F: Jyles Etienne, Fr., IND

Jan. 10
T: Nick Gray, Jr., OSU
F: Nick Demaline, Sr., OSU

Jan. 17
T: Colin Abert, Jr., PSU
F: Bryce Williams, Jr., PSU

Jan. 24
T: Isaiah Harris, Jr., PSU
F: Joe Ellis, Jr., MICH