Bents named NSIC Field Athlete of the WeekPublished by on
University of Sioux Falls thrower Jordon Bents was named the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Field Athlete of the Week by the conference office announced on Monday morning.
The Worthington, Minn. native came away with a third place finish in the Shot Put at the Wayne State Wildcat Classic in Wayne, Neb. on Saturday. Bents was the top Division II finisher at the meet and also holds the 17th best mark in Division II this season with his NCAA provisional qualifying launch of 52-10.25 (16.11m). Bents also competed in the Discus where his throw of 136-3 (41.52m) placed him 22nd overall.
Bents and the Cougar track & field teams will return to action this Saturday when they compete in the Vance Butler Invitational held in Sioux Falls at Howard Wood Field.
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