Cole collects ECAC Track Athlete of the Month honors for March

Cole collects ECAC Track Athlete of the Month honors for March

DANBURY, Conn. – Wesley College freshman sprinter Kai Cole picked up Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III South Track Athlete of the Week for the month of March.

Cole won the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championship on March 9 in the 60-meter dash with a time of 6.80 seconds. During the outdoor season, Cole finished first in the 100 meters with a time of 10.78 and second in the 200 meters with a time of 21.96 at the Ursinus Spring Invitational on March 22. At the Navy Spring Meet on March 30, Cole placed second in the 100-meter dash (10.77) and third in the 200-meter dash (21.50).

The Atlantic East Conference Track Athlete of the Week on March 26, he ranks third in the country in the 200-meter dash and seventh in the nation in the 100-meter dash.