Jones and the Varsity 8 Boat Named Athletes of the Week

April 21, 2014

Jonathan Jones continued his domination in the shot put on Friday afternoon at the UB Open as he collected his fourth victory of the outdoor season with a record breaking throw. Jones not only broke the school record on Friday but he also broke the facility record with a throw of 65'02.25" (19.87m). Jones broke the school record which was held by Rob Golabek since the 2012 season. He now holds the school's indoor and outdoor records in the shot put.

The Varsity 8 boat defeated Eastern Michigan by more than 11 seconds on Saturday morning, leading the Bulls to their ninth straight Harvey Cup.  The boat of Emily Glasgow, Melissa Ward, Heide MacMahon, Hayley Franco, Samantha Paige, Meghan O'Brien, Justine Botteroff, Sara-Ann Fox, Kaitlyn Koscielniak finished in a time of 6:46.09 as they helped lead the Bulls to a clean sweep of the Eagles at Tonawanda Creek.