Cra'vorkian Carson Named Male Track Athlete of the Week
HATTIESBURG, Miss. -- Senior Cra'vorkian Carson was awarded Male Track Athlete of the Week following a record breaking performance at the Bayou Bengal Invite hosted by LSU. This is his first weekly accolade of the season and the second of his career.
The Tylertown native broke the school record in the men's 60m dash with a time of 6.64. The record was previously held by teammate McKinely West (6.68) that he broke at the Vulcan Invitational earlier this year. His time pushed him into the lead in conference and moved into a three-way tie for eleventh nationally.
His performance was named to the Top Ten Marks in the Men's 60m dash by USTFCCCA; his mark was ranked fifth overall.
Male Track Athlete of the Week: Cra'vorkian Carson, Southern Miss
Male Field Athlete of the Week: Scott Filip, Rice
Female Track Athlete of the Week: Hannah Jackson, Rice
Female Field Athlete of the Week: Gabriyella Torres, UTSA