Opont Secures ECC Outdoor Track & Field Weekly Honors

Opont Secures ECC Outdoor Track & Field Weekly Honors

St. Thomas Aquinas College's Rickssen Opont was named the East Coast Conference Men's Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week on Monday, after the Spartans competed in the Rider University Invitational this past Saturday in Lawrenceville, NJ.

Opont took first place in the shot put (15.52m), third place in the discus (41.95m), and eighth place in the hammer (36.21m) at the Rider Invitational. 

St. Thomas Aquinas next competes at the East Coast Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships, hosted by Daemen College, in Amherst, NY.

Official ECC Outdoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week Release