BAY CITY, Mich. - Tiffin University senior Wilner Marcelin (Miami, Fla./Florida International) and University of Findlay junior Justin Welch (Luckey, Ohio/Eastwood) have been chosen as the GLIAC Men's Outdoor Track & Field "Athletes of the Week."
GLIAC Men's Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week:
Wilner Marcelin - Tiffin
Senior - Miami, Fla. - Florida International
Tiffin University senior Wilner Marcelin ran 14.16 to win the 100-meter hurdles at the Wittenberg Tiger Invitational. He hit the NCAA Provisional Standard and broke the school record of 14.27 set in 2010 by Ramone Brant. Marcelin's time is fifth fastest in the country.
2014 GLIAC Men's Track Athletes of the Week: (4/2) Lamar Hargrove - TU, (4/9) Wilner Marcelin - TU.
GLIAC Men's Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week:
Justin Welch - University
Junior - Luckey, Ohio/Eastwood
University of Findlay Junior Justin Welch had a big weekend for the Oilers at the Bellarmine Invitational as he took first place in the hammer throw invite with a NCAA automatic qualifying heave of 218’06. He also finished second in the discus with a NCAA provisional toss of 173’06.
2014 GLIAC Men's Field Athletes of the Week: (4/2) Justin Welch - UF, (4/9) Justin Welch - UF.