Henderson And Atkins Named Athletes Of The Week

Henderson And Atkins Named Athletes Of The Week

February 25, 2019

Crystal Henderson          

Buffalo senior Crystal Henderson leaped her way to a third place finish and bronze medal with an impressive distance of 41-04.50 in the triple jump, just .35m behind the first place mark. The mark set a new personal best for Henderson.

Leon Atkins              

Junior middle distance runner Leon Atkins highlighted a successful day of competition for the Bulls track & field program as the Auburn, NY, native was donned a gold medal and the tittle of MAC championship after crossing the line in a time of 1:49.48 in the 800m race. The time was a new personal best for Atkins, as the junior crossed the line nearly three seconds ahead of the second placed finisher from Eastern Michigan.