Opont Receives ECC Indoor Track & Field Weekly Award

Opont Receives ECC Indoor Track & Field Weekly Award

St. Thomas Aquinas College's Rickssen Opont was named the East Coast Conference Men's Indoor Field Athletes of the Week on Monday, after the Spartans competed in the NYC Gotham Cup over at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex last Friday.

In the cage, Opont finished third overall and was the top Division II competitor in the Shot Put event, with a throw of 15.47 meters (50.75 feet).

St. Thomas Aquinas next competes at the Armory in New York City on Friday, January 26th in the Dr. Sander Invitational.

Official ECC Indoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week Release