Landers Named Pac-10 Male Field Athlete of the Week
May 7, 2007
Senior Mike Landers earned the first Pac-10 Athlete of the Week honor of his career on Monday as he was honored as the Male Field Athlete of the Week after an impressive outing at the Modesto Relays.
Landers jumped the No. 2 mark in the country (17-9) to win the open section of the pole vault, improving on his season-best mark and regional qualifier as he he remains the top vaulter in the conference.
It was the first Athlete of the Week honor for the men's team, and was the last week an athlete could win the weekly honor as the Pac-10 meet is this weekend.