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Warren Lands Male Field Athlete of the Week Honors

Jan. 23, 2018

HATTIESBURG, Miss – Southern Miss men’s field athlete, John Warren, receives weekly award after a record breaking performance at the Vanderbilt Invitational.

The junior from Prince George, Va., broke the school record in the men’s triple jump with a mark of 52’8” (16.05m). This record was previously held by Christopher Monroe (2016) with a mark of 50’11”. His jump was good enough to maintain his lead in conference and moved him into second nationally.

His performance was also named the Top Mark in the Men’s Triple Jump by USTFCCCA; the jumps were ranked first, fifth and sixth overall on the list.

This honor is Warren’s first weekly award this season.

Male Track Athlete of the Week: Michael Saruni, UTEP
Male Field Athlete of the Week: John Warren, Southern Miss
Female Track Athlete of the Week: Abike Egbeniyi, Middle Tennessee
Female Field Athlete of the Week: Morgan McIntyre, WKU

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