Illinois and Michigan Earn Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Weekly Awards
May 2, 2018


Track Athlete of the Week 
David Kendziera, Illinois
Sr. – Mount Prospect, Ill. – Prospect
• Won the 400-meter hurdles at the 2018 Drake Relays with a time of 49.94 seconds
• Recorded the best 400-meter hurdles time at Drake Relays since 2008
• The 2016-17 Academic All-Big Ten honoree earns his fifth Big Ten Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week award and the third of the season
• Last Illinois Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week: David Kendziera (April 25, 2018)

Field Athlete of the Week
Andrew Liskowitz, Michigan
So. – Middleton, NJ – Christian Brothers Academy
• Broke the Michigan shot put school record and claimed the National Relay Championships title with a final mark of 20.28 meters
• Recorded a new career best throw and threw the nation’s third best mark of the season
• Collects his first Big Ten Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week plaudit
• Last Michigan Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week: Cody Riffle (April 13, 2011)

2018 Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week
March 21
T: Antonio Woodard, So., IOWA
F: Reno Tuufuli, Jr., IOWA

March 28
T: Joe Murphy, Jr., IND
F: Nick Percy, Sr., NEB

April 4
T: Devin Quinn, Jr., ILL
F: Rudy Winkler, Sr., RU

April 11
T: David Kendziera, Sr., ILL
F: Sam Shoultz, Jr., MD

April 18
T: Devin Quinn, Jr., ILL
F: Ashmon Lucas, So., PUR

April 25
T: David Kendziera, Sr., ILL
F: Tim Ehrhardt, Sr., MSU

May 2
T: David Kendziera, Sr., ILL
F: Andrew Liskowitz, So., MICH

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