Njegovan, Miller Tabbed For Weekly Honors

Ryan Njegovan (l), Jennifer Miller (r)
Ryan Njegovan (l), Jennifer Miller (r)

Aurora University's Ryan Njegovan and Concordia University Wisconsin's Jennifer Miller have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Men's and Women's Indoor Track & Field Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Jan. 9-15, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Njegovan (Sandwich, Illinois) extended his AU and NACC record in the shot put, throwing 16.87 meters to win the event at the University of Chicago Phoenix Invitational. His distance is the third best in Division III so far in 2016-2017.

Miller (Freedom, Wis.) competed in three events Saturday at the Private College Invite and won all three. She won both the 55 and 200-meter dashes with times of 7.61 and 27.18, respectively. Miller then tied for first in the pole vault, clearing 3.05 meters. She ranks in the top five in the NACC in all three events.

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Other men's nominations: Lance Moise, Concordia Chicago; Damon Nick, Concordia Wisconsin;

Other women's nominations: Hannah Meager, Aurora.