April 14, 2014

Patrick Ellis, Franklin College, Men's Track & Field (Field)

Franklin College’s Patrick Ellis (Shelbyville, Ind./H.S.) earned victories in the triple and long jump at the Indiana Division III Championships and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week. 

The junior also recorded two top-14 marks nationally, highlighted by the eighth best mark in Division III in the triple jump (14.33 meters). 

Ellis also posted the top mark in the HCAC this outdoor season in the long jump, earning the title with a leap of 7.08 meters.

HCAC Men's Field
Athlete-of-the-Week
Indoor
Week 1 Andy Hunkeler, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 2 Austin Schulthies, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 3 Austin Schulthies, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 4 Taylor Christensen, Franklin College
Week 5 Patrick Ellis, Franklin College
Outdoor  
Week 1 Austin Schulthies, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 2 Cody Foster, Franklin College
Week 3 Anthony Nolfi, Defiance College
Week 4 Patrick Ellis, Franklin College
Week 5