2009 Men's Track & Field Athletes of the Week

Week Ending Name, School Highlights
Mar. 22 Track- Blake Witherspoon, Defiance Won three events at DC's Dick Small Invitational. 1st place in 100 M, 200 M, and 1x400 relay.
Field- Jason Fisher, Bluffton Won the shot put and discus at Dick Small Invitational.
Mar. 29 Track- Ian Thomas, Rose-Hulman Won the 10,000 meter run at Hanover Invite. 3rd fastest time in RHIT history (32:23.82)
Field- Brad Zarembski, Defiance Provisionally qualified for NCAA Outdoor Championships in the high jump after placing 1st at Ind. Wesleyan (6-08.75)
Apr. 5 Track- Sutton Coleman, Rose-Hulman Provisionally qualified for NCAA Championships by winning 400 m hurdles at Ohio Wesleyan (53.91)
Field- John Kimmel, Manchester Set the top mark in DIII clearing a height of 6' 9.75" in the high jump at the Manchester Invite.
Apr. 12 Track- Brandon Welti, Franklin Won 10,000 meter run at Indiana Little State meet with a school-record time of 31:41.19.
Field- Jason Fisher, Bluffton Won the hammer throw at All-Ohio Championships with a toss of 169' 2". Also placed in the shot and discus for a total of 23 points.
Apr. 19 Track- Sutton Coleman, Rose-Hulman Earned top honors in the 400-meter hurdles at Rose-Hulman Twilight Meet (53.67).
Field- Austin Trivett, Defiance Won the long jump at Spartan Classic (21' 8.75") and finished second in the pole vault (13' 11.25") and third in the high jump (6' 4.25").