Patrick Ellis, Franklin College, Men's Track & Field (Field)

Franklin College’s Patrick Ellis (Shelbyville, Ind./H.S.) led the Grizzlies at the DePauw Invitational Saturday and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Week. 

The junior won the long jump with a school record leap of 6.74 meters and placed second in the triple jump with a mark of 13.71 meters.  Both efforts are the top performances in the HCAC this indoor season. 

Ellis capped off his performance with a fourth place finish in the high jump (1.83 m). 

Franklin placed third among 15 schools at the meet.

HCAC Men's Field
Athlete-of-the-Week
Week 1 Andy Hunkeler, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 2 Austin Schulthies, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 3 Austin Schulthies, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 4 Taylor Christensen, Franklin College
Week 5 Patrick Ellis, Franklin College
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