BRENTWOOD, Tenn. --- For the second week in a row, Tennessee State women’s track and field freshman Angel Horton was recognized for her performance, earning adidas Ohio Valley Conference Co-Field Athlete of the Week, it was announced on Wednesday.
Horton, who also took home adidas OVC Field Athlete of the Week last week, won the award on Wednesday following the Hoosier Hills in Bloomington, Ind. The Alabama native took second place in the triple jump with the best distance in the OVC this season of 12.34m (40’6”). The mark also ranks in the top 70 in the nation this indoor season.
Next up for TSU is the OVC Indoor Championship set for Feb. 23-24 in Charleston, Ill.
TSU Women’s Track and Field OVC 2017-18 Awards
Jan. 9 – Cyra Beard – Field Athlete of the Week
Feb. 7 – Angel Horton – Field Athlete of the Week
Feb. 14 – Angel Horton – Co-Field Athlete of the Week