Loper Women Sweep MIAA Track Awards|
MIAA Field Athlete of the Week
Courtney Fegter, Vaulter, Nebraska-Kearney
Fegter broke a 7-year old school record by clearing 12-1.25 to win the pole vault at the Doane College Relays. This came after last week, when she tied the school mark of 12-0.75. Her current height ranks 2nd in the MIAA and 20th nationally on the year. The sophomore vaulter is a native of Holdrege, Neb. where she competed at Holdrege High School.
MIAA Track Athlete of the Week
Marissa Bongers, Middle-Distance, Nebraska-Kearney
Bongers broke a 25-year old school record by running 2:09.02 a in the seeded 800 meter run at the KU Relays as she came in third Her time is an NCAA automatic qualifier and ranks third nationally on the year. The junior middle distance runner is a native of Brainard, Neb. where she competed at East Butler High School.