Posted: Apr 8, 2013 2:55 PM
KANSAS CITY - Central Methodist junior DeMarcus Jackson was named the Heart of America Athletic Conference Men's Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week, the league office announced Monday.
Jackson won his second weekly award of the spring after earning one recognition during the indoor season thanks to a pair of first place finishes at the Central Methodist Invitational. A native of Dallas, Texas, he won the 100 meters with a time of 10.69 seconds while also helping the 4x100 meter relay squad to a time of 41.44 to reach the NAIA "A" standard.
Jackson will represent the conference in the running for the weekly NAIA Men's Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week award, which will be announced no later than Wednesday afternoon.