LANCASTER, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall's Alyssa Ward earned Centennial Conference (CC) Women's Field Athlete of the Week honors, announced by the conference office on Monday. The honor marks the second time this season that Ward as been recognized.
Ward (Teaneck, N.J. / Tabor Academy) performed well in all three jumping events on Saturday at the All-American Meet, highlighted by a second-place finish in the triple jump with a distance of 11.50 meters (37'-8.75"). Her height of 1.58 meters (5'-2.25") was good for third in the high jump, and her distance of 4.81 meters (15'-9.5") was good for sixth in the long jump.
Ward and the Diplomats return to action on Saturday, competing at Elizabethtown's Blue Jay Tune-up.