It’s time for a look at some of the top performances of the week around D1 Men's Track and Field – the nominees for HERO of the Week!
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With 44.23 percent of last week's vote, you named Southern Illinois junior Kyle Landon your D1 Men's Track and Field HERO of the Week! Landon won the award after he finished first in the high jump at the Tiger Classic with a height of 7-3.
Nice job, Kyle!
Now for this week's nominees.
Jr. Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake
LSU: Won the 100 title at the Texas Invitational with a time of 10.09.
Jr. Aldrich Bailey
Texas: At the Texas Invitational, took first in the 200 with a time of 20.44.
Jr. Eliud Rutto
Mid. Tenn. State: In the 800 at the Mt. Sac Relays, Rutto finished second with a 1:45.59 mark.
So. Jack Bruce
Arkansas: Topped the field in the 1500 with a time of 3:41.67 at the Bryan Clay Invitational.
Sr. Patrick Corona
Air Force: At the Mt. Sac Relays, placed second in the 5000 with a 13:37.24 mark.
Sr. Isaac Williams
Houston: Came in third in the 110 hurdles at the Mt. Sac Relays with a time of 13.43.
Jr. Jussi Kanervo
South Carolina: Captured the 400 hurdles title at the Seminole Invitational with a time of 50.10.
Jr. Kyle Landon
Southern Illinois: Placed first in the high jump with a distance of 7-3.25 at the Tom Botts Invitational.
Sr. Brian Leap
Penn State: Won the triple jump with a 53-4.5 mark at the Texas Invitational.
Jr. Rudy Winkler
Cornell: Won the hammer throw at the Bison Outdoor Classic with a distance of 237-5.