Villarini And Wray Named Athletes Of The Week

Villarini  and Wray - AOTW

April 22, 2019

Amy Villarini          

At the Princeton Larry Ellis Invitational, Villarini placed 5th overall of 32 competitors running a lifetime best of 55.82 in the 400m race.  Amy’s time clips off nearly one second from her previous season’s best, and moves her up to #9 in the MAC. Villarini was also part of the 4 x 100m squad that ran a 46.77, placing 4th in a very competitive field. 

Sam Wray              

Wray placed second  in the men’s elite discus throw at the Ashland Alumni Open in a new season’s best mark of 52.51m/172’3”.  This ranks Sam #36 in the NCAA East Region, and #2 in the MAC, hitting the MAC automatic qualifying mark.  Sam also won the Men’s open Hammer Throw with a new Lifetime best mark of 57.87m/189’10”, earning the MAC Automatic qualifying standard and ranking #3 in the MAC.