Payne Named MIAA Indoor Field Athlete of the Week

Payne Named MIAA Indoor Field Athlete of the Week

ANGOLA, IND.  --  Trine University senior Jacob Payne (LaPorte, Ind./LaPorte) has been named this week's Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Indoor Field "Athlete of the Week."

Payned helped Trine finish fourth at the DePauw University Indoor Invitational over the weekend and placed second individually in the pole vault after clearing the bar in a height of 14' 4.00".  Payne's mark is third best in the MIAA this season.

Members of the indoor track & field team will travel to Allendale, Mich. to compete in the Grand Valley State (Mich.) University Tune-Up on Friday, Feb. 15.  The first events are scheduled to begin at 2:45 p.m.