BAY CITY, Mich. - Grand Valley State University senior Jeff Nordquist (Kalamazoo, Mich./Parchment) and Ashland University junior Garrett Grey (Grahamsville, N.Y./Tri-Valley Central) have been chosen as the GLIAC Men's Outdoor Track & Field "Athletes of the Week."
GLIAC Men's Outdoor Track "Athlete of the Week":
Jeff Nordquist - Grand Valley State
Senior - Kalamazoo, Mich./Parchment
Jeff Nordquist ran the 10th best 3,000m Steeplechase time in
NCAA Division II this outdoor season, crossing the line in a time
of 9:00.64 at the Hillsdale Gina Relays, the best steeplechase time
by a Laker this year.
GLIAC Men's Outdoor Field "Athlete of the Week":
Garrett Grey - Ashland University
Junior - Grahamsville, N.Y./Tri-Valley Central
Garrett Grey competed in the men’s elite hammer throw competition at last week’s Ashland Alumni Invitational. Grey's mark of 213-05 is an automatic qualification for nationals and is the fifth best throw in the country.