Big Ten | Michigan and Indiana Earn Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Honors

Courtesy of the Big Ten Conference

Track Athlete of the Week
Cindy Ofili, Michigan
Sr. – Ypsilanti, Mich. – Huron  

•    Repeated her 100-meter hurdles title at the Drake Relays, finishing in 12.90 seconds
•    Was the only competitor to finish in under 13 seconds, with a time that currently ranks No. 6 nationally behind her own nation-leading time set on April 14
•    The two-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree earns the seventh outdoor track weekly award of her career, and third this season
•    Last Michigan Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week: Cindy Ofili (April 20, 2016)

Field Athlete of the Week
Sydney Clute, Indiana
Sr. – Greenwood, Ind. – Center Grove 

•    Reached a personal-best mark in the pole vault at the Drake Relays, finishing third overall
•    Mark of 4.30 meters currently ranks 15th in the nation, second in the conference and fourth in school history
•    The two-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree collects the second Big Ten Outdoor Field weekly award of her career, and first this season
•    Last Indiana Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week: Kelsie Ahbe (May 7, 2014)

2016 Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week
March 23
T: Symone Black, So., PUR
T: Gabrielle Farquharson, Sr., RU
F: Madison Rouw, Jr., IOWA

March 30
T: Rachele Schulist, Sr., MSU
F: Dannielle Gibson, Jr., PSU
F: Kelsey Card, Sr., WIS

April 6
T: Cindy Ofili, Sr., MICH
F: Katelyn Daniels, So., MSU

April 13
T: Elexis Guster, Jr., IOWA
F: Georgia Ellenwood, Jr., WIS

April 20
T: Cindy Ofili, Sr., MICH
F: Tierra Williams, Jr., NEB

April 27
T: Alexis Wiersma, Jr., MSU
F: Kelsey Card, Sr., WIS

May 4
T: Cindy Ofili, Sr., MICH
F: Sydney Clute, Sr., IND

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