Raiders Sweep OAC Men's Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week Honors

AJ Digby and Sean Sherman (photos by Joe Colon)

Feb 19, 2018


AUSTINTOWN, Ohio -- Mount Union sophomores AJ Digby(Tontogany / Otsego) and Sean Sherman (Franklin / Bishop Fenwick) swept Ohio Athletic Conference Track and Field Athlete of the Week honors this week.

Both received their awards for the second time in their careers based on NCAA provisional peformances at last Friday's Buckeye Tune-Up at Ohio State University.

Digby took the OAC Track Athlete of the Week award as he won the 400 meters with a time of 48.88 which is third-best time in NCAA Division III so far this season.

Sherman claimed OAC Field Athlete of the Week accolades as he had career-best mark in the shot put of 55-feet, 2.25-inches which is the fifth in the nation right now in NCAA Division III.

The Purple Raiders are back in action this week at the Ohio Athletic Conference Championships at Capital University in Columbus.