NWC Men's Track - Mar. 21-27, 2016

NWC Men's Track - Mar. 21-27, 2016

Men’s Track Student-Athlete of the Week – Mar. 21-27, 2016


RICHARD JOHNSON, Pacific Lutheran

Sophomore, Tacoma, Wash. / Lincoln HS


Johnson led a Pacific Lutheran sprint team that finished 1-2-3 in both the 100 and 200 meter dashes in the Peyton Scoring meet at Puget Sound.  He posted a winning time of 10.80 in the 100 and finished third with a 22.22 in the 200.  His 100 time is now the fourth-fastest time in the NCAA Division III this spring and tops in the NWC.  He also ran the first leg on the winning 4x100 meter relay time that posted a time of 42.27. 


Honorable Mention:

Alex Hardlund, Whitworth (Sr, Cypress, Calif.)

Patrick Loftus, Willamette (So, Santa Rosa, Calif.)

Tyler Shipley, Puget Sound (Sr, Forest Grove, Ore.)

Kenny May, George Fox (Fr, San Antonio, Texas)


Previous Honorees:

Kodie Artner, L&C (3/7); Richard Johnson, PLU (3/14); John-Robert Woolley, Whw (3/21)