Wednesday, April 03, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Kennesaw State's Cynthia Davis and Jacksonville's Kree Clark captured Atlantic Sun Track and Field Weekly Honors after a record setting weekend.
Clark set a new KSU record in the 200m and the 4x100, while Clark finished third in the discus to set a new record for the Dolphins with a heave of 47.05m.
TRACK ATHLETE OF THE WEEK:
Cynthia Davis, Kennesaw State
(Sr. – Sprints – Norcross, Ga. – Early Childhood Education)
- First Career Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week award
- Landed a school record in the 200m at the Yellow Jacket Invite
- Surpassed her old record with a time of 24.04 to earn second place
- Time is currently the fastest time in the A-Sun this season
- Broke a school record as part of the 4x100m relay team (45.80), which also holds the top mark in the A-Sun.
FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK:
- Kendra Lobley (Fr., Lipscomb) – Ran the 5000m 16:44.45 at the Raleigh Relays; the best finish in the A-Sun this season
- Demetria Edgecombe (Fr., ETSU) – Marked a personal best in the 100m hurdle with a time of 13.64
- Brenicke Johnson (Fr., USC Upstate) – Paced the Spartans in the 100m at the Raleigh Relays with a school record of 11.95
- Joane Pierre (Fr., Jacksonville) – Won the 1500m in a A-Sun leading time of 4:27.15
Kree Clark, Jacksonville (Fr. – Throws – Conyers, Ga. – )
- Second Career Field Athlete of the Week award
- Set school record in discus with a 47.05m toss
- Finished third overall at the UNF Invitational
- Was the top collegiate finisher in the event and ranks No. 1 in the A-Sun this season
- Posted a personal best in the hammer throw finishing ninth with a 47.45m toss.
- Katie Collier (Fr., Lipscomb) – Won the javelin at the Bill Cornell Spring Classic with a toss of 36.49 meters
- Shannon Hooper (Fr., Kennesaw State) – Threw for 50.94m in the hammer throw; third best mark in the A-Sun this season
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