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