Pac-12 Track & Field Weekly Awards - May 12, 2021
Men’s Track Athlete of the Week: Cooper Teare, R-Jr., OREGON (Alameda, Calif.)
- Recorded the No. 2 time in the NCAA in the 1,500, running 3:35.97 at the Oregon Twilight.
- Moved to No. 3 on the Oregon all-time list and secured the Olympic Trials qualifying standard.
- Knocked more than seven seconds off his previous PR to become the No. 8 performer in collegiate history.
ALSO NOMINATED: Mark Perry, COLORADO.
Women’s Track Athlete of the Week: Aneta Konieczek, R-Jr., OREGON (Zbaszyn, Poland)
- Ran a lifetime best of 2:06.38 at the Oregon Twilight in her first 800 since 2018.
- Took more than six seconds off her previous PR, won her section and finished fifth overall.
- Ranks fourth in the Pac-12 in the event.
ALSO NOMINATED: Maya LeBar, UTAH.
Men’s Field Athlete of the Week: Lucas Ribeiro, Sr., OREGON (Belmont, Mass.)
- Won the discus at the Oregon Twilight with a lifetime best of 176-5 (53.79).
- Added more than two feet to his season best and more than a foot to his previous PR from 2017.
- Moved to No. 11 in the Pac-12 in the event.
ALSO NOMINATED: N/A.
Women’s Field Athlete of the Week: Ida Eikeng, So., WASHINGTON (Porsgrunn, Norway)
- Moved to No. 3 in school history and 19th in the NCAA this season with a personal-best javelin throw of 171-1 (52.16) at the Ken Shannon Invitational.
- Also had a season-best mark of 44-8 ¼ (13.62) to win the shot put in the final UW home meet of the season.
ALSO NOMINATED: Kylee Harr, COLORADO; Lauri Paredes, OREGON; Lindsay McShane, OREGON STATE; Regan Crofts, UTAH.
Pac-12 in the USTFCCCA National Rating Index (May 10)
Men’s Top 25: #3 Oregon, #4 USC, #20 Arizona
Women’s Top 25: #5 USC, #12 UCLA, #13 Oregon, #15 Arizona, #17 Colorado
Pac-12 USTFCCCA National Athletes of the Week
Pac-12 on The Bowerman Watch List
Men's Pre-Conference Championships: Cole Hocker, OREGON; Charlie Hunter, OREGON; Cooper Teare, OREGON; Turner Washington, ARIZONA STATE.
Women's Pre-Conference Championships: TeeTee Terry, USC.
Pac-12 Track & Field Athletes of the Week
|Men's Track||Women's Track||Men's Field||Women's Field|
|March 25||Johnnie Blockburger, ARIZ||Jasmine Jones, USC||Turner Washington, ASU||Jorinde van Klinken, ASU|
|March 31||Xavier Nairne, ORE||Shae Anderson, UCLA||Ben Milligan, ORE||Alyssa Wilson, UCLA|
|April 7||Cole Hocker, ORE||Sage Hurta, COLO||Jordan Scott, USC||Camryn Rogers, CAL|
|April 14||Johnnie Blockburger, ARIZ||Shae Anderson, UCLA||Turner Washington, ASU||Samantha Noennig, ARIZ|
|April 21||Charles Hicks, STAN||Anna Cockrell, USC||Turner Washington, ASU||Camryn Rogers, CAL|
|April 28||Cole Hocker, ORE||Sage Hurta, COLO||J.T. Herrscher, STAN||Virginia Miller, STAN|
|May 5||Isaiah Jewett, USC||Ella Donaghu, STAN||Matthew Katnik, USC||Alyssa Wilson, UCLA|
|May 12||Cooper Teare, ORE||Aneta Konieczek, ORE||Lucas Ribeiro, ORE||Ida Eikeng, WASH|