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Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week: April 8, 2019

women's track & field athletes of the week for April 8, 2019

Field Athlete of the Week

Adela Kalilwa (Southern Maine) - Junior – Lewiston, Maine
Kalilwa was named LEC Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week for the second time in three weeks after winning the long jump (5.65m) and triple jump (11.79m) at the Bowdoin Outdoor Invitational, helping lead the Huskies to a first-place team finish. She was also victorious in the 100-meter dash (12.80).

Rookie Field Athlete of the Week

Shannon Parks (Keene State) - Freshman – Reading, Mass.
Parks won her third consecutive LEC Outdoor Rookie Field Athlete of the Week award after placing second in the discus (33.83m) and sixth in the shot put (10.49m) as the Owls placed first in the team standings at Fitchburg State's Jim Sheehan Invitational.

Track Athlete of the Week

Margaret McCaffrey (Rhode Island College) – Senior – East Greenwich, R.I.
McCaffrey was named LEC Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week after winning the 3,000-meter steeplechase in a program-record time of 11:53.66 at Fitchburg State's Jim Sheehan Invitational, helping the Anchorwomen to a third-place team finish.

Rookie Track Athlete of the Week

Trinity Hayes (Rhode Island College) – Freshman – Providence, R.I.
Hayes was named the LEC Outdoor Rookie Track Athlete of the Week after winning the 200-meter dash (26.39) and finishing third in the 100-meter dash (13.31) as the Anchorwomen placed third at Fitchburg State's Jim Sheehan Invitational.

Relay of the Week

4x100m Relay – Rhode Island College
RIC's 4x100m relay team of freshman Trinity Hayes (Providence, R.I.), seniors Eleni Grammas and Nicole Grammas (Cranston, R.I.), and junior Emma Landroche (Warwick, R.I.) posted a winning time of 48.51 seconds at Fitchburg State's Jim Sheehan Invitational.

PREVIOIUS ATHLETE OF THE WEEK WINNERS

Field Athlete of the Week
March 25 - Adela Kalilwa (Southern Maine)
April 1 - Emma Landroche (Rhode Island College)

Rookie Field Athlete of the Week
March 25 - Shannon Parks (Keene State)
April 1 - Shannon Parks (Keene State)

Track Athlete of the Week
March 25 - Eleni Grammas (Rhode Island College)
April 1 - Hayley Brodeur (Eastern Connecticut)

Rookie Track Athlete of the Week
March 25 - Ottilie McPhail (Southern Maine)
April 1 - Amanda Deppert (Keene State)

Relay of the Week
March 25 - Rhode Island College
April 1 - Rhode Island College