CMU's Homan receives track and field player of the week

1 year 3 months 1 week ago February 15, 2016 Feb 15, 2016 Monday, February 15 2016 Monday, February 15, 2016 5:37:00 PM CST in Olympic Sports
By: Joseph Gjata, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

FAYETTE—The Heart of America Athletic Conference announced Central Methodist University's Nick Homan as indoor field athlete of the week Monday afternoon. Homan took first place in the pole vault at this weekend’s Heart of America Athletic Conference Indoor Championships.

Homan finished his highest attempt at 4.65 meters. With his gold medal performance, Homan now ranks second in the nation in pole vault.

Mark Nelson, CMU director of track and field, said Homan had an excellent weekend and is very excited to see what he can accomplish at nationals in a few weeks’ time.

Next on the schedule for the Eagles’ track and field team are the NAIA Indoor Championships in Johnson City, Tennessee, from March 3-5.

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