NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Redshirt sophomore Quamel Prince was named Ohio Valley Conference Male Track Athlete of the Week by the league office, Wednesday.
The Antioch, Tenn. native took first in the 800 meters at the UAB Blazer Invitational with a meet-record time of 1:51.66. The mark also ranks first in the OVC this year.
Prince also set another meet record and took first in the 500 meters with a time of 1:02.55.
Wednesday’s honor was the first OVC weekly award of Prince’s career and the first one handed out by the conference this season.