February 5, 2019--Mount St. Mary's junior sprinter Justin Kimble (Cleveland, Ohio) has been named the Northeast Conference Track Athlete of the Week.
Kimble broke the Mount's school record in the 60m dash while finishing as the top collegiate runner at the Akron Invitational this past weekend. He had a time of 6.79 seconds in the finals after posting a school-record mark of 6.77 seconds in the preliminary round. He won the 200m Gold Division title at Akron with a time of 21.63 seconds, which is No. 2 in the NEC this year.
The Mount is back in action on Friday at the Navy Select Meet before heading to the 2019 Northeast Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships which will be held on Feb. 15-16 in Staten Island, N.Y.