Ohio State and Wisconsin Earn Women's Indoor Track & Field Weekly Accolades




Feb. 20, 2012

Track Athlete of the Week

Christina Manning, Ohio State
Sr. – Waldorf, Md. – Westlake

  • Recorded first-place finishes in the 60-meter dash (7.28) and 60-meter hurdles (8.11) at the OSU Tune-Up
  • Her 60-meter dash time ranks first in the Big Ten and eighth in the nation this season
  • Earns her sixth Indoor Track and Field weekly award of the season and the eighth of her career
  • Last Ohio State Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Christina Manning (Feb. 13, 2012)

Field Athlete of the Week

Taylor Smith, Wisconsin
Jr. – League City, Texas – Clear Creek

  • Placed first in the weight throw with an NCAA-qualifying mark of 21.33 meters at the Red & White Open, which ranks first in the Big Ten and fifth in the nation this season
  • Finished second in the shot put with a distance of 16.25 meters
  • Earns her second weekly award of the season and of her career
  • Last Wisconsin Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Taylor Smith (Feb. 13, 2012)

2011-12 Women’s Indoor Track and Field Athletes of the Week

Dec. 12
T: Aireonna Bailey, Jr., IND
F: Emma Kimoto, Jr., IND

Jan. 9
T: Christina Manning, Sr., OSU
T: Mahagony Jones, So., PSU
F: Kiley Tobel, So., MICH

Jan. 16
T: Rebecca Addison, Jr., MICH
T: Christina Manning, Sr., OSU
F: Tori Franklin, Fr., MSU

Jan. 23
T: Ashley Miller, Sr., NEB
F: Becca Buchholtz, Sr., MSU
F: Leah Eber, Sr., PUR

Jan. 30
T: Christina Manning, Sr., OSU
F: Stephanie Richartz, So., ILL

Feb. 6
T: Christina Manning, Sr., OSU
F: Leah Eber, Sr., PUR


 

 

Feb. 13
T: Christina Manning, Sr., OSU
F: Tori Franklin, Fr., MSU
F: Taylor Smith, Jr., WIS

Feb. 20
T: Christina Manning, Sr., OSU
F: Taylor Smith, Jr., WIS

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