Belleville, Ill. – The American Midwest Conference announced Tuesday morning that Shingai Kusena has been named the Field Athlete of the Week for his efforts at the Knox College Fire Starter Invitational.
Columbia, Mo. - The Columbia College Cougars swept the American Midwest Conference Men's and Women's Indoor Track honors after opening the season last weekend at the Missouri Invitational hosted by the University of Missouri. Tommy Skosky was named the AMC Indoor Track Athlete of the Week on the men's side, while Lindsey Martin claimed the leagues Women's Indoor Track Athlete of the Week honors.
Skosky, a sophomore from St. Louis, Mo., placed fourth with a new personal best of 8:57.11 in the 3,000 meter race. The competition consisted of 15 runners which included NCAA Division I competitors.
HENDERSON, Tenn. - Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.) University's Grace Alonso de Armino posted her 14th double-double of the season and achieved a career milestone, and earned her third American Midwest Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week award in the process.
Walnut Ridge, Ark. – Eagles junior forward Tevin Howard has earned American Midwest Conference Player of the Week after leading the Williams Baptist College men's basketball to a 2-0 week. The two conference wins allowed the team to climb to third place in the league, two games behind first place.
Contributed by MBU University Communications
ST. LOUIS - Dr. Thomas Smith, Director of Athletics and Associate Professor of Education and Health and Sport Sciences, was recently inducted into the Parkway School District's Alumni Hall of Fame.