ATLANTA, Ga. - The third set of ASUN Conference Men's Outdoor Track and Field weekly accolades were passed out to Kennesaw State's Daniel Haugh, Liberty's Anders Janes & North Florida's Noah Perkins, announced Wednesday by the league office.
ASUN Men's Outdoor Track Performer of the Week - April 3rd
Noah Perkins, North Florida
Junior | Distance | Brandon, Fla. | Computing & Information Science
- First Career ASUN Conference Outdoor Track Athlete of Week honor
- Ran in the 5,000-meter & Distance Medley Relay at the Florida Relays
- Won the 5,000m with a school-record time of 14:02.65; record sat since 1988
- Anchored the DMR to a fourth-place showing in 10:00.46
- Ranks fastest in the ASUN for 5000m, 17th in East Region & 31st nationally
Other Nominees: DJ Akindele, Kennesaw State; Jonathan Schwind, Lipscomb.
ASUN Men's Outdoor Field Performer of the Week - April 3rd
Daniel Haugh, Kennesaw State
Senior | Hammer Throw | Marietta, Ga.
- Second Career ASUN Conference Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week award; second this year
- Competed at Texas Relays in the Hammer Throw
- Finished second overall and was the top collegiate finisher
- Broke the program record with a top toss of 71.68m (235'2)
- Sits 1st in the ASUN, 2nd in the East Region & 3rd in the NCAA
Other Nominees: Kyle Mitchell, Liberty; Jaasiel Torres, North Florida.
ASUN Men's Outdoor Freshman of the Week - Apr. 3rd
Anders Janes, Liberty
Freshman | Pole Vault | Victoria, Minn. | Communications
- First Career ASUN Conference Outdoor Freshman of the Week Award; first-ever for Liberty
- Competed in the Pole Vault at the Raleigh Relays
- Won the college section at the relays with a top clearance of 5.07m (16'7.5)
- Beat his previous best by seven inches and broke the Liberty freshman record
- Ranks first in the ASUN & tied for 45th nationally and seventh among freshman
Other Nominees: DJ Akindele, Kennesaw State; Jaasiel Torres, North Florida.
ASUN Men's Outdoor Track & Field Weekly Winners
April 3rd - Track: Noah Perkins, North Florida | Field: Daniel Haugh, Kennesaw State | Freshman: Anders Janes, Liberty
March 27th - Track: Jonathan Schwind, Lipscomb | Field: Denzell Pratt, Liberty | Freshman: Timothy Doyle, North Florida
March 20th - Track: Paris Williams, Kennesaw State | Field: Daniel Haugh, Kennesaw State | Freshman: Kameron Davis, Kennesaw State
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