Aurora Throws Sweeps NACC Weekly Indoor Track & Field Honors

Aurora throwers Jocelyn Ocon and Ryan Njegovan have been named the NACC Indoor Track and Field Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of January 28-February 3, 2019.
Aurora throwers Jocelyn Ocon and Ryan Njegovan have been named the NACC Indoor Track and Field Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of January 28-February 3, 2019.

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (naccsports.org) --- Aurora University throwers Jocelyn Ocon (Yorkville, Ill.) and Ryan Njegovan (Somonauk, Ill.) have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) Indoor Track and Field Student-Athletes of the Week for week of January 28-February 3, 2019, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Ocon, a senior, won the weight throw at the University of Chicago Windy City Rumble with a toss of 17.14 meters (56-3) to set a new school and conference record. The mark currently ranks seventh in NCAA Division III. The previous mark of 16.59 meters (54-1 3/4) was set by fellow Spartan Hannah Meager just last season. Ocon also took 11th in the shot put by clearing 10.83 meters (35-6 1/2).

Njegovan, a senior, won the shot put at the University of Chicago Windy City Rumble with a NACC-leading throw of 16.94 meters (55-7). The mark also ranks third in NCAA Division III. This is Njegovan's third NACC weekly honor this season (Dec. 11, Jan. 15).

 


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

Date Male Female
Dec. 4   James Bockhop, Edgewood       Sami Huebner, Wisconsin Lutheran 
Dec. 11  Ryan Njegovan, Aurora  Charlotte Youell, Benedictine
Jan. 15  Ryan Njegovan, Aurora  Cassandra Garza, Concordia Chicago
Jan. 22  Hayden Heun, MSOE  Bianca Trombley, MSOE
Jan. 29  DeVonte Wilson, Benedictine  Jerica Kotarak, MSOE
Feb. 5  Ryan Njegovan, Aurora  Jocelyn Ocon, Aurora

 


Previous Results

Date Teams Event Results Links Notes
Fri., Feb. 01 Aurora University of Chicago Windy City Rumble -- Chicago, Ill. [Feb. 1-2]  
Sat., Feb. 02 Benedictine, CUC, Illinois Tech, Rockford Olivet Nazarene University Open -- Bourbonnais, Ill.  
  CUW, Edgewood, Marian, MSOE, WLC Ripon Red Hawk Invitational -- Ripon, Wis.  
  CUC UW-Parkside Classic -- Kenosha, Wis.  


This Week's Meets

Date Teams Event Results Links Notes
Fri., Feb. 08 MSOE North Central (Ill.) Pat Heenan Invitational -- Naperville, Ill.  
Sat., Feb. 09 Benedictine UW-Whitewater D3 Elite Classic -- Whitewater, Wis.  
  CUW, WLC UW-Platteville Select Meet -- Platteville, Wis.  
  Aurora, CUC, Lakeland, Marian Ripon College Invitational -- Ripon, Wis.