New Hampshire, Maine Student Athletes Garner #AETF Awards

Release: 04/12/2017
Courtesy: America East Communications

BOSTON – The past week in America East Outdoor Track and Field was highlighted by New Hampshire hosting a meet at the Reggie Atkins Track and Field Facility. UMass Lowell and Maine competed in the event along with Brown and Holy Cross. The River Hawks and Wildcats were victorious in men's and women's competition, respectively.  

Here are this week’s award winners:

 

Male Track Performer of the Week

Brett Hoerner, New Hampshire - So., Distance, Manchester, N.H.

  • Won the 1500 in a time of 4:02.93

Male Field Performer of the Week

Zach Astle, New Hampshire - Fr., Throws, Newbury, N.H.

  • Won the discus with a throw of 149.02' and was third in the shot put
  • His discus throw was a personal best and 15 feet farther than his distance the previous weekend at Maine

Female Track Performer of the Week

Grace MacLean, Maine – Sr., Hurdles, Bangor, Maine

  • Finished first in the 100-meter hurdles in a time of 14.63
  • Also finished fourth in the long jump with a mark of 5.32 meters

Female Field Performer of the Week

Jeannette Mara, New Hampshire – Sr., Jumps, Bedford, N.H.

  • Finished second in the high jump with a personal-best height of 5'7"

 

Weekly Award Winners

  • Apr. 12 – Male Track Performer of the Week: Brett Hoerner, New Hampshire; Male Field Performer of the Week: Zach Astle, New Hampshire; Female Track Performer of the Week: Grace MacLean, Maine; Female Field Performer of the Week: Jeannette Mara, New Hampshire
  • Apr. 5 – Male Track Performer of the Week: Romario Bailey, Vermont; Male Field Performer of the Week: Jonathan Eustache, Albany; Female Track Performer of the Week: Elinor Purrier, New Hampshire; Female Field Perofmormer of the Week: Kaylyn Gordon, Stony Brook
  • Mar. 29 – Male Track Performer of the Week: Shane Harris, Stony Brook; Male Field Performer of the Week: Joseph Stanco, Stony Brook; Female Track Performer of the Week: Annika Sisson, Stony Brook; Female Field Performer of the Week: Rachel Hatcher, Stony Brook
  • Mar. 22 – Male Track Performer: Robert Harris III, Albany; Male Field Performer: Adrian Mitchell, Albany; Female Track Performer: Dayleen Santana Rodriguez, Albany; Female Field Performer: Chinwe Igwe, Albany

 

 

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