Indiana and Michigan Earn Men’s Indoor Track and Field Weekly Plaudits
Feb. 7, 2018


Track Athlete of the Week 
Kyle Mau, Indiana
So. – Hudson, Ohio – Hudson
• Ran the last leg of the Distance Medley Relay, clocking a 3:58.37 mile
• Contributed to the No. 1 DMR time in the country (9:31.64)
• The 2016-17 Academic All-Big Ten honoree earns his first Indoor Track Athlete of the Week honor
• Last Indiana Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Ben Veatch (Dec. 13, 2017)

Field Athlete of the Week
Joe Ellis, Michigan
Jr. – Sammamish, Wash. – Sammamish
• Earned first place throwing 22.71m, which was a career-best for the second consecutive meet
• Currently ranks as the second farthest throw in the nation, the No. 1 throw in the Big Ten and marks his seventh throw to surpass 22 meters this season
• Collects his third Indoor Field Athlete of the Week honor and the second of the season
• Last Michigan Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Joe Ellis (Jan. 24, 2018)

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

Jan. 31
T: Jon Davis, Fr., ILL
F: David Lucas, So., PSU

Jan. 31
T: Kyle Mau, So., IND
F: Joe Ellis, Jr., MICH