DANBURY, Conn. – Freshman Jasmine Brown was named the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) South Region Women's Track & Field Rookie of the Week, as announced by the conference on Tuesday,
Brown tallied four top-10 finishes at the Wesley Brown Invitational, held at the U.S. Naval Academy, this past Saturday. Brown finished second in the high jump (1.70 meters), seventh in the long jump (5.17 meters), eighth in the triple jump (10.46 meters) and ninth in the 60-meter hurdles (9.46). Brown's high jump mark ranks fifth-best in Division III.
Brown's performance helped the Wesley College women's track & field team jump 10 spots, from 27th to 17th, in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Rankings.
The Wolverine track & field teams will return to action Saturday, Feb. 4 when they compete in the Frank Colden Invitational, hosted by Ursinus College.