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Cyra Beard Named adidas OVC Field Athlete of the Week
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Cyra Beard Named adidas OVC Field Athlete of the Week

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. --- Tennessee State women’s track and field senior Cyra Beard was named adidas Ohio Valley Conference Field Athlete of the Week following her performance at the Alan Connie Shamrock Invitational.

  • Beard posted two first place finishes over the weekend.
  • She won the high jump by clearing 1.75m (5’8.75”), which is the best height in the league this year and 10th in the nation.
  • The senior also took first in the triple jump with a distance of 12.09m (39’8”). That mark is also first in the OVC this year and 29th in the nation.

TSU Women’s Track and Field OVC 2017-18 Awards (OUTDOOR)
March 21 – Cyra Beard – Field Athlete of the Week

TSU Women’s Track and Field OVC 2017-18 Awards (INDOOR)
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

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