NACC Weekly Indoor Track & Field Honors to CUC's Sammour, Thomas

Concordia Chicago's Zahra Sammour and Tyrique Thomas have been named the NACC Indoor Track and Field Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of Jan. 6-12, 2020.
Concordia Chicago's Zahra Sammour and Tyrique Thomas have been named the NACC Indoor Track and Field Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of Jan. 6-12, 2020.

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (naccsports.org) --- Concordia University Chicago's Zahra Sammour (Berwyn, Ill.) and Tyrique Thomas (Chicago, Ill.) have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) Indoor Track and Field Student-Athletes of the Week for week of Jan. 6-12, 2020, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Sammour, a freshman, won the long jump and placed second in the triple jump at the University of Chicago Phoenix Invitational. Sammour's leap of 5.40 meters (17-8 3/4) in the long jump ranks first in the NACC and 12th in Division III. Her mark of 10.80 meters (35-5 1/4) in the triple jump also tops the NACC performance list and ranks 18th in Division III. Sammour also placed fourth in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 10.80 seconds.

Thomas, a senior, placed in three events at the University of Chicago Phoenix Invitational. He won the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.67 seconds, currently the top time in the NACC. Thomas added a personal-best clocking of 7.30 in the 60-meter dash, ranking eighth in the NACC, and placed seventh in the 200 with a time of 23.91. 


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

Date Male Female
Dec. 10   DJ Anderson, Benedictine  Simone Wilson, Concordia Chicago
Jan. 13  Tyrique Thomas, Concordia Chicago  Zahra Sammour, Concordia Chicago
Jan. 20    
Jan. 27    
Feb. 03    
Feb. 10    
Feb. 17    
Feb. 24    
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Previous Results

Date Teams Event Results Links Notes
Fri., Jan. 10 MSOE Lewis Open   Romeoville, Ill.
Sat., Jan. 11 CUC, IIT University of Chicago Phoenix Opener   Chicago, Ill.


Upcoming Meets

Date Teams Event Results Links Notes
Fri., Jan. 17 Aurora, CUC, CUW Grand Valley State Bill Clinger Classic   Allendale, Mich.
  IIT, MSOE North Central (Ill.) Cardinal Opener   Naperville, Ill.
Sat., Jan. 18 Benedictine Eastern Illinois John Kraft Invite   Charleston, Ill.