ERIE, Pa. – Penn State Behrend sprinter and Punxsutawney native Antonio Stello was named the CSAC Track Athlete of the Week after his strong performance at the Slippery Rock Invitational.
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Stello competed in the 100m, 200m, and 4x100m relay at the Slippery Rock Invitational. He qualified for the All-Atlantic meet in the 200m run with a time of 22.39, finishing in second place. Stello is now ranked second in the CSAC in both the 100m and 200m events.
PSB had two other athletes named to the Team of the Week, with Braeden Smith and Haley Felton earning the Men’s and Women’s Field Athlete of the Week awards.
Smith earned Athlete of the Week honors for his performance at the Slippery Rock Invitational last week. Smith won the high jump event with a leap of 2.06m. He is now ranked first in the CSAC and sixth in the nation. Smith qualified for the All-Atlantic meet.
Felton was named the Field Athlete of the Week after her performance at the Behrend Invitational on Sunday. Felton had her best throw of the season in the javelin, throwing for 30.52m. She tallied a third-place finish and is ranked first in the CSAC.