BRENTWOOD, Tenn. --- Tigerbelle Grenetria Shell earned her first Ohio Valley Conference Co-Field Athlete of the Week award, announced by the league office Wednesday.
Shell, a native of Nashville, was awarded the first weekly Field Athlete of the Week award of the 2018-19 indoor season for her performances at the Vanderbilt Opener and Ed Temple Classic. The redshirt-sophomore posted her best long jump mark at the Vanderbilt Opener to win the event. Her mark of 19-05 is first in the OVC and 14thnational. She also took first place in the long jump at the Ed Temple Classic with a mark of 18-06.5.
Shell and the Tigerbelles return to action Saturday, Jan. 12 at UAB’s Vulcan Invitational in Birmingham, Alabama.