Weekly NACC Indoor Track & Field Awards to Benedictine's Youell, Aurora's Njegovan

Benedictine's Charlotte Youell and Aurora's Ryan Njegovan have been named the NACC Indoor Track and Field Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of Dec. 3-9, 2018.
Benedictine's Charlotte Youell and Aurora's Ryan Njegovan have been named the NACC Indoor Track and Field Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of Dec. 3-9, 2018.

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (naccsports.org) --- Charlotte Youell of Benedictine University and Ryan Njegovan of Aurora University have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) Indoor Track and Field Student-Athletes of the Week for week of December 3-9, 2018, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Youell, a junior from Joliet, Illinois, ran to an 11th-place finish in the 800-meter run at the Grand Valley State Holiday Open. Her time of 2:25.87 is currently the league's top mark in the event.

Njegovan, a senior from Sandwich, Illinois, returned to the indoor track arena after a year off and picked up right where he left off. He placed third in the shot put at the Grand Valley State Holiday Open with a throw of 16.05 meters (52-8). Njegovan's mark currently tops the NACC performance list and ranks third in NCAA Division III.

Other nominees
Female - none
Male - DJ Anderson, Benedictine


Past NACC Indoor Track & Field Student-Athletes of the Week

Date Male Female
Dec. 4   James Bockhop, Edgewood   Sami Huebner, Wisconsin Lutheran 
Dec. 11  Ryan Njegovan, Aurora  Charlotte Youell, Benedictine