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Men's Track and Field Sweeps ODAC Indoor Weekly Awards

Men's Track and Field Sweeps ODAC Indoor Weekly Awards

Forest, Va. – The Bridgewater College men's track and field team swept the ODAC Indoor Weekly Awards as sophomore Alex Galloway was named Track Athlete of the Week and senior Darin Council was tabbed Field Athlete of the Week on Monday.

Council competed in three events during the CNU Quadrangular on Friday. His most impressive performance came in the triple jump after popping a big leap of 13.90m (45-7.25ft) to win the event. The distance ranks 15th in the NCAA Division III charts.

The Stafford, Va., native was second in the shot put on a toss of 13.59m (44-7ft) and posted a distance of 10.77m (35-4ft) in the weight throw. His shot put mark stands second in the ODAC.

Galloway paced the Eagles in sprints, winning the 200-meter dash in 22.99 seconds and earning third in the 60-meter dash on a time of 7.16 seconds. His time in the 200m slots second in the ODAC performance charts, while his time in the 60m ranks fifth in the conference.

The speedster also added a leg of the third place 4x400-meter relay team to his outing, posting a time of 3:37.85.