NACC Weekly Outdoor Track Honors to CUC's Armstrong, BenU's Anderson

Concordia Chicago's Kayla Armstrong and Benedictine's DJ Anderson have been named the NACC Indoor Track and Field Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of April 1-7, 2019.
Concordia Chicago's Kayla Armstrong and Benedictine's DJ Anderson have been named the NACC Indoor Track and Field Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of April 1-7, 2019.

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (naccsports.org) --- Concordia University Chicago's Kayla Armstrong (Chicago, Ill.) and Benedictine University's DJ Anderson (Darien, Ill.) have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) Outdoor Track and Field Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of April 1-7, 2019, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Armstrong, a sophomore, won the 100- and 200-meter dashes at the Benedictine Invitational Saturday. Her winning time of 24.47 seconds in the 200 set a new school record and currently ranks first on the NCAA Division III performance list, while her 100 time of 12.21 sits ninth nationally. Both marks lead the NACC.

Anderson, a sophomore, won the triple jump with a leap of 13.87 meters (45-6.25) and finished third in the 200-meter dash in 21.96 at Saturday's Benedictine Invitational. Anderson's marks in both events currently lead the NACC with his mark in the triple jump ranking 24th nationally and his 200 time ranking 34th. The Eagles finished fourth in the men's team standings.


Past NACC Outdoor Track & Field Student-Athletes of the Week

Month/Week Male Female
March  James Rudelich, Aurora  Jackie Schane, Aurora   
April 1-7  DJ Anderson, Benedictine    Kayla Armstrong, Concordia Chicago 
April 8-14    
April 15-21    
April 22-28    
April 29-May 5    

 


Previous Results

Date Teams Event Results Links Notes
Fri., Apr. 05 MSOE UW-Whitewater Rex Foster Twilight  
Sat., Apr. 06 Aurora, Illinois Tech Wheaton (Ill.) Thunder Invitational -- Wheaton, Ill.  
  Benedictine, CUC, Rockford Benedictine University Duals -- Lisle, Ill.  
  CUW, Edgewood, Lakeland, Marian, WLC Wisconsin Private College Championships -- Beloit, Wis.  


This Week's Meets

Date Teams Event Results Links Notes
Fri., Apr. 12 Aurora, Benedictine, CUC, CUW, Illinois Tech, Lakeland, MSOE, Rockford Benedictine University Relays -- Lisle, Ill. [April 12-13]  
  Aurora UC San Diego Triton Invitational - La Jolla, Calif. [April 12-13]  
Sat., Apr. 13 Edgewood UW-Platteville Invitational -- Platteville, Wis.  
  WLC Carroll (Wis.) Pioneer Invitational -- Waukesha, Wis.