Leighton Gough, Franklin College, Men's Track & Field (Track)

Franklin College’s Leighton Gough (Connersville, Ind./H.S.) won the 5,000-meters at the Hanover Invitational Saturday and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week. 

The senior won the event with a personal-best time of 15:29.03, earning the top mark in the HCAC this outdoor season. 

The Grizzlies placed third at the 12-team event.

HCAC Men's Track
Athlete-of-the-Week
Indoor
Week 1 Andrew Thompson, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 2 Max Kittle, Anderson University
Week 3 Michael Stocker, Manchester University
Week 4 Max Kittle, Anderson University
Week 5 Troy Parrett, Defiance College
Outdoor  
Week 1 Joe Davis, Defiance College
Week 2 Leighton Gough, Franklin College
Week 3  
Week 4  
Week 5