Entries tagged with ‘Track and Field Athlete of the Week’
Gustavus Adolphus Senior, and Mapleton, Minn. native, Janey Helland has been named MIAC Indoor Track & Field Field Athlete of the Week. Helland took first place in the Carleton Pentathlon on Friday night in Northfield, Minn. with an NCAA provisional qualifying total of 3011 points. Helland won the high jump (5' 2.25"), long jump (17' 2.75"), and 800 meter run (2:30.36) at the competition, provisionally qualifying herself for the NCAA meet in the Pentathlon and the long jump.
Gustavus senior Max Hanson (Montrose, Minn./Buffalo) has been named MIAC Men's Indoor Track & Field Track Athlete of the Week for his efforts at the Meet of the Hearts hosted by Carleton on Saturday in the Recreation Center in Northfield, Minn. Hanson took first place in the 800 meter run with a time of 1:54.68, beating out the second place finisher by 2.64 seconds. Hanson's time is the top in the conference and provisionally qualifies him for the NCAA Championships.