Nebraska and Purdue Earn Women's Indoor Track and Field Weekly Awards




Feb. 24, 2014

Rosemont, Ill. -

Track Athlete of the Week
Shawnice Williams, Nebraska
Sr. - Paramount, Calif. - West Los Angeles College

  • Posted a first-place finish in the 600-meter run at the Nebraska Tune-Up
  • Her time of 1:29.70 is second in the nation this year
  • Reels in the first indoor track and field weekly award of her career
  • Last Nebraska Indoor Track Athlete of the Week: Kadecia Baird (Jan. 27, 2014)  

Field Athlete of the Week
Dani Bunch, Purdue
Sr. - Mahomet, Ill. - Mahomet-Seymour

  • Recorded a first-place effort in the shot put at the Alex Wilson Invitational
  • Her mark of 16.49 meters was first in the Big Ten this weekend
  • Collects the seventh indoor track and field weekly award of her career and sixth of the season
  • Last Purdue Indoor Field Athlete of the Week: Dani Bunch (Feb 3, 2014)

2013-14 Women's Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week
Dec. 9                    T: Megan Plenus, Jr., PUR
                                F: Dani Bunch, Sr., PUR
Dec. 16                 T: Arianne Raby, Sr., IND
                                F: Nina Gutermuth, So., IND
Jan. 13                  T: Chesna Sykes, Sr., OSU
                                F: Dani Bunch, Sr., PUR
Jan. 20                  T: Alena Brooks, Sr., MINN
                                F: Dani Bunch, Sr., PUR
Jan. 27                  T: Kadecia Baird, Fr., NEB
                                F: Dani Bunch, Sr., PUR
Feb. 3                    T: Evonne Britton, Sr., PSU
                                F: Dani Bunch, Sr., PUR
Feb. 10                 T: Ashlee Abraham, Sr., OSU
                                F: Tori Franklin, Jr., MSU
Feb. 17                 T: Rachele Schulist, Fr., MSU
                                T: Kiah Seymour, So., PSU
                                F: Tori Franklin, Jr., MSU
Feb. 24                 T: Shawnice Williams, Sr., NEB
                                F: Dani Bunch, Sr., PUR