CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Junior Chris Hawkins (Chicago, Ill./St. Ignatius) has been named the Iowa Conference Track & Field (Field) Performer of the Week for the second time this season and third time in his career.
At last weekend's Iowa Conference Championships, Hawkins was named the Iowa Conference Most Valuable Field Performer. Hawkins won the long jump with a new stadium record of 24' 8 1/4" (7.52m), while breaking his own school record in the process. His jump also ranks fifth in the nation. Hawkins also won the 110-meter hurdles in 14.95, while taking second in the triple jump at 47' 9" (14.55m).
The Kohawks return to action Thursday night at the Augustana Last Chance Meet in Rock Island, Ill. A link to live results is available at CoeAthletics.com.