Penn State and Wisconsin Earn Women’s Indoor Track and Field Weekly Honors

Feb. 1, 2017

Co-Track Athletes of the Week

Tessa Barrett, Penn State

So. – Waverly, Pa. – Abington Heights

  • Was the top finisher in the 3,000-meter race at the Penn State National Open
  • Her time of 9:07.22 currently ranks first in the nation and set a new school record
  • Secures the first indoor track and field weekly award of her career
  • Last Penn State Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Tori Gerlach (Feb. 3, 2016)

Danae Rivers, Penn State

Fr. – Derby, Conn. – Wilbur Cross

  • Finished first in the mile race at the Penn State National Open
  • Set a new school record with a time of 4:34.87
  • Now owns three school records as a freshman
  • Claims the first indoor track and field weekly award of her career
  • Last Penn State Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Tori Gerlach (Feb. 3, 2016)

Field Athlete of the Week

Georgia Ellenwood, Wisconsin

Jr. – Langley, British Columbia – Langley Secondary

  • Finished first in the pentathlon at the Black and Gold Premier with a score of 4,104 points
  • Mark ranks sixth nationally and first in the Big Ten
  • Won the pentathlon high jump and shot put
  • Collects her second career Indoor Field Athlete of the Week honor
  • Last Wisconsin Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Kelsey Card (Feb. 24, 2016)

2016-17 Women’s Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week

Dec. 14

T: Katherine Receveur, So., IND

F: Janae’ Moffitt, So., PUR

Jan. 11

T: Devynne Charlton, Sr., PUR

F: Sade Olatoye, So., OSU

Jan. 18

T: Erin Finn, Jr., MICH

F: Kandie Bloch-Jones, Sr., ILL


 

 

F: Dannielle Gibson, Sr., PSU

Jan. 25

T: Erin Finn, Jr., MICH

F: Kiley Sabin, So., MINN

Feb. 1

T: Tessa Barrett, So., PSU

T: Danae Rivers, Fr., PSU

F: Georgia Ellenwood, Jr., WIS