Indiana and Penn State Collect Women's Outdoor Track & Field Weekly Awards

Indiana's Kelsey Ahbe

May 7, 2014

Rosemont, Ill. -

Track Athlete of the Week
Kiah Seymour, Penn State
So. – Washington, D.C. – Archbishop Carroll

  • Ran to a first-place finish in the 400-meter hurdles at the Kehoa Twilight Meet
  • Her time of 55.88 seconds ranks first in the NCAA this year and second in school history
  • Added a first-place effort in the 4x100-meter relay (46.36 seconds)
  • Earns the first outdoor track weekly award of her career
  • Last Penn State Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week: Mahagony Jones (April 16, 2014)  

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

  • Posted a career-best mark in the pole vault en route to a first-place finish at the Billy Hayes Invitational
  • Her mark of 4.35 meters ranks first in the Big Ten and sixth in the nation this season
  • Collects the second Big Ten Outdoor Field weekly award of her career
  • Last Indiana Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week: Kelsie Ahbe (April 16, 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
April 23                 T: Leah O’Connor, Jr., MSU
                                F: Dani Bunch, Sr., PUR
April 30                 T: Alexis Franklin, So., OSU
                                F: Dani Bunch, Sr., PUR
May 7                    T: Kiah Seymour, So., PSU
                                F: Kelsie Ahbe, Sr., IND