Wood and Jacobs Secure #ASunTF Women's Indoor Accolades

Wednesday, February 05, 2014

MACON, Ga. - Kennesaw State's Hannah Wood and USC Upstate's Alexis Jacobs landed the Atlantic Sun Women's Indoor Track & Field weekly awards, announced Wednesday by the league office.

Wood finished second in the 200-meter dash at the Hilton Garden Invitational with a program record time of 24.50, while claiming sixth-place in the 60-meter dash after setting a personal record time of 7.55.

Jacobs continued to improve in the weight throw and shot put as she set the program record in both events at the Hilton Garden Invite. She placed sixth in both events, but posted the A-Sun's best performance this season in the shot put (13.7m), while adding the third-best weight throw toss (15.93m).

Atlantic Sun Women's Track Performer of the Week - Feb. 5th
Quick Bio Accomplishments
Player
 Hannah Wood
 Kennesaw State

• So.; Sprints
• Carrollton, Ga.

• First Career Indoor Track Performer of the Week award
• Broke the school record in the 200-meter dash at the Hilton Garden Invite
• Her time of 24.50 earned her second place at the meet
• Currently ranks first in the A-Sun with a converted time of 24.13
• Set a personal record in the 60-meter dash with time of 7.55
• Finished in sixth place in the short-distance sprint
• Tied for the fourth-fastest time in the A-Sun

Next KSU Event: Armory Collegiate Invitational; Feb. 7-8th          

Atlantic Sun Women's Field Performer of the Week - Feb. 5th
Quick Bio Accomplishments
Player
 Alexis Jacobs
 USC Upstate

• Jr.; Throws
• Columbia, S.C.

• First Career Indoor Field Performer of the Week award
• Set two indoor program records at the Hilton Garden Invite
• Top toss of 13.70-meters in the shot put earned her sixth place
• Ranks first in the A-Sun for the event by 0.35m
• Added a toss of 15.93-meters in the weight throw for a program record
• Sits in third place in the A-Sun for weight throw

Next Upstate Event: Mountaineer Invitational; Feb. 7-8th          
Other Nominees: Tyler Thomas, Northern Kentucky; Shakedra Robinson, Kennesaw State

2013 Atlantic Sun Women's Track & Field Weekly Awards
Date Track Performer of the Week (School)
Field Performer of the Week (School)
Dec. 11th Dominique Nock (USC Upstate) KeAndrea Ladson (USC Upstate)
Jan. 15th Shadaey Campbell (Jacksonville) Kree Clark (Jacksonville)
Jan. 22nd Shanique Walker (Jacksonville) Stormm Phillips (Jacksonville)
Jan. 29th Sally Larson (Lipscomb) April Terry (Lipscomb)
Feb. 5th Hannah Wood (Kennesaw State) Alexis Jacobs (USC Upstate)