Price and Coleman Named Big Ten Track and Field Athletes of the Week
Jan. 9, 2007
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Senior Lorian Price and freshman Jacqueline Coleman were named Big Ten Track and Field Athletes of the Week, it was announced on Tuesday, Jan. 9, by the Big Ten.
Price recorded two first-place finishes at the Indiana Open last weekend, including one in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.67. Price's second title came in the long jump with a leap of 5.67 meters. Price took third place in her other event at the meet, posting a time of 25.65 in the 200 meters. This marks the first career weekly honor for Price.
In her first collegiate competition at the Indiana Open, Coleman took first place in the triple jump with a distance of 11.29 meters. The freshman then followed the performance by finishing third in the long jump, behind teammate Lorain Price, with a leap of 5.36 mters.
Indiana hosts the Indiana Open II, held Saturday, Jan. 13, in Gladstein Fieldhouse in its next meet. Events begin at noon.
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