Ohio State and Wisconsin Earn Men’s Indoor Track and Field Weekly Plaudits
Feb. 21, 2018


Track Athlete of the Week 
Oliver Hoare, Wisconsin
So. – Sydney, Australia
• Ran the anchor leg of the Badgers’ distance medley relay team that set a new school record with a time of 9:27.72, which ranks as the No. 3 time in the NCAA and the No. 10 time in NCAA history
• Hoare and teammates broke the previous Wisconsin school record by almost three seconds
• Earns his first Indoor Track Athlete of the Week honor
• Last Wisconsin Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Morgan McDonald (Feb. 10, 2016)

Field Athlete of the Week
Nick Demaline, Ohio State
Sr. – Swanton, Ohio – Liberty Center
• Threw the shot put 19.88 meters which ranks as the Big Ten’s No. 1 throw and the NCAA’s No. 6 throw this season
• Ranks as the No. 4 throw in Ohio State history
• Collects his second Indoor Field Athlete of the Week honor and the season of the season
• Last Ohio State Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Zack Bazile (Feb. 14, 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

Feb. 7
T: Kyle Mau, So., IND
F: Joe Ellis, Jr., MICH

Feb. 14
T: Isaiah Harris, Jr., PSU
F: Zack Bazile, Sr., OSU

Feb. 21
T: Oliver Hoare, So., WIS
F: Nick Demaline, Sr., OSU