BRENTWOOD, Tenn. --- Tennessee State track and field All-American Amber Hughes (Atlanta, Ga.) earned adidas Ohio Valley Conference Field Athlete of the Week for the second time this outdoor season.
Hughes claimed first place in the triple jump at the UNF Invite last week. Her winning distance of 44’8.25” is the best in the OVC this season and is second in the NCAA. The jump was also a personal record for Hughes.
The Tigerbelles are set to compete in the Georgia Tech Invite on April 21-22 in Atlanta, Ga.
TSU Women’s Outdoor Track and Field OVC 2016-17 Award
March 29 – Amber Hughes – Field Athlete of the Week
April 12 – Amber Hughes – Field Athlete of the Week