Indiana and Penn State Earn Women's Outdoor Track & Field Weekly Accolades

Indiana's Kelsey Ahbe

April 16, 2014

Rosemont, Ill. -

Track Athlete of the Week
Mahagony Jones, Penn State
Sr. – Cleveland, Ohio – Rhodes  

  • Recorded second-place efforts in the 100- and 200-meter dashes at the Sun Angel Classic
  • Her time of 22.93 in the 200-meters is first in the Big Ten and sixth in the nation this season
  • Earns the second outdoor track weekly award of her career and first this season
  • Last Penn State Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week: Mahagony Jones (April 17, 2013)

Field Athlete of the Week
Kelsie Ahbe, Indiana
Sr. – Uniontown, Ohio – Green  

  • Posted a first-place effort in the pole vault at the Border Battle in Louisville, Ky.  
  • Her mark of 4.32 meters broke a meet and stadium record and currently ranks first and fifth in the conference and nation, respectively, this season
  • Collects the first Big Ten Outdoor Field weekly award of her career
  • Last Indiana Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week: Kyla Buckley (April 9, 2014)

2014 Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week

March 19             T: Aarin Jones, So., PUR
                                F: Nikki Nunn, Sr., PUR
March 26             T: Samantha Ginther, Sr., IND
                                F: Sophie Gutermuth, So., IND
April 2                   T: Brook Handler, Jr., MICH
                                F: Ashley Stacey, Sr., MSU
April 9                   T: Alex Leptich, Sr., MICH
                                F: Kyla Buckley, Sr., IND
April 16                 T: Mahagony Jones, Sr., PSU
                                F: Kelsie Ahbe, Sr., IND