Donati Named MEC Men's Track and Field Athlete of the Week

Donati Named MEC Men's Track and Field Athlete of the Week

BRIDGEPORT – West Virginia Wesleyan's Tyler Donati has been named the Mountain East Conference Men's Track and Field Athlete of the Week, while Charleston's Timmyra Morrow is the Women's Track and Field honoree, the conference office announced Tuesday afternoon.

Donati, a sophomore from New Wilmington, Pa., placed third in the javelin with a throw of 59.24 meters at the Ohio State Jesse Owens Invitational. The mark moved him to 28th in the nation.

Morrow, a senior from San Diego, Calif., threw a personal best 58.48 meters in the javelin at the Jesse Owens Invitational. The mark helped her to a fourth-place finish in the event and second in the college category. She currently is ranked fifth in the country in the event.