Illinois and Michigan Earn Women's Indoor Track and Field Weekly Accolades




Feb. 11, 2013

Track Athlete of the Week
Ashley Spencer, Illinois
So. - Indianapolis, Ind. - Lawrence North

  • Placed first in the 200- and 400-meter events at the SPIRE Invitational, finishing with times of 23.53 and 52.07, respectively
  • Her 400-meter effort ranks first in the Big Ten, second in the NCAA and is an Illinois school record
  • Earns the second indoor track and field award of her career and first this season
  • Last Illinois Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Samantha Murphy (Jan. 21, 2013)

Field Athlete of the Week
Kiley Tobel, Michigan
Jr. - Commerce Twp., Mich. - Walled Lake Western  

  • Placed first in the pole vault (4.22 meters) at the SPIRE Invitational
  • Her mark is first in the conference and ninth in the NCAA this season
  • Earns the second indoor track and field award of her career and first this season
  • Last Michigan Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Emily Pendleton (April 11, 2012)

2012-13 Women's Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week

Dec. 12
T: Kelsey Duerksen, Sr., IND
F: Courtney Woodard, Sr., IND

Jan. 14
T: Samantha Murphy, Jr., ILL
T: Kelsey Duerksen, Sr., IND
F: Marlene Ricketts, Jr., PSU


Jan. 21
T: Samantha Murphy, Jr., ILL
F: Beth Rohl, Sr., MSU

Jan. 28
T: Leah O'Connor, Sr., MSU
F: Beth Rohl, Sr., MSU

Feb. 4
T: Alena Brooks, Sr., MINN
F: Mara Griva, Sr., NEB

Feb. 11
T: Ashley Spencer, So., ILL
F: Kiley Tobel, Jr., MICH


 

 

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