Johnson Named MEC Track and Field Athlete of the Week

Johnson Named MEC Track and Field Athlete of the Week

BRIDGEPORT – West Virginia Wesleyan's Isaac Johnson has been named the Mountain East Conference Men's Track and Field Athlete of the Week, while the Concord's Emilee Henry is the Women's Track and Field honoree, the conference office announced Tuesday afternoon.

Johnson, a junior from Buckhanon, W.Va., won the hammer at the Jasmine Claggett Memorial with an MEC-best throw of 46.84 meters. He also finished second in the shot put with a mark of 14.15 meters. 

Henry, a freshman from Elkview, W.Va., won a pair of events at the Jasmine Claggett Memorial last week posting a pair of personal best times. She won the 200-meters with a time of 25.82, and then broke a minute in the 400-meters with a time of 59.24.