BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Tennessee State men’s track and field senior Jason Griffin (Gallatin, Tenn.) was rewarded for his performance at the Memphis Invitational by earning Adidas Ohio Valley Conference Track Athlete of the Week on Wednesday.
Griffin earned a fourth-place finish in the 110m hurdles with a time of 14.59. It was a personal best and is the best time in the OVC this season. Griffin also placed sixth in the 400m hurdles, clocking in at 53.94.
Tennessee State will host the Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championship on May 13-14 at the Edward S. Temple Track.
OVC Awards This Season
% January 13 – Quamel Prince – Track Athlete of the Week | Shaquille Cragwall – Field Athlete of the Week
% January 20 – Quamel Prince – Co-Track Athlete of the Week
March 23 – Quamel Prince – Track Athlete of the Week | Kareem Nicholas – Field Athlete of the Week
April 19 – Kareem Nicholas – Field Athlete of the Week
May 4 – Jason Griffin – Track Athlete of the Week
% Indicates Awards from Indoor Season