Purdue Takes Homes Women's Outdoor Track & Field Weekly Honors

Nikki Nunn

Nikki Nunn

March 19, 2014

Rosemont, Ill. -

Track Athlete of the Week
Aarin Jones, Purdue
So. – Columbus, Ohio – Centennial

  • Placed first 400-meter dash (54.67) and 4x400 meter relay (3:42.34) and second in the 200-meter dash (24.79) at the Anteater Four-Way meet
  • Her marks in the 400-meter dash and 4x400 meter relay rank first in the country this year
  • Earns the first outdoor track weekly award of her career
  • Last Purdue Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week: Kierstin Doyle (April 19, 1999)

Field Athlete of the Week
Nikki Nunn, Purdue
Sr. – Chesterfield, Va. – Manchester

  • Finished first in the long jump (6.00 meters) and triple jump (11.60 meters) at the Anteater Four-Way Meet
  • Her mark in the long jump is third in the nation this season
  • Collects the second Big Ten Outdoor Field weekly award of her career
  • Last Purdue Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week: Nikki Nunn (March 27, 2013)

 2014 Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week
March 19             T: Aarin Jones, So., PUR
                          F: Nikki Nunn, Sr., PUR