Schuh Named BIG EAST Women's Field Athlete of the Week
April 22, 2014
NEW YORK – Marquette University senior Carlye Schuh was named the BIG EAST Conference Women’s Field Athlete of the Week on Tuesday after turning in the league’s top long jump mark and third-best triple jump mark this weekend in California.
Schuh placed sixth in the long jump at the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif., with a top distance of 6.06 meters (19 feet, 10.75 inches) on Friday.
She followed that up at The Beach Invitational on Saturday and finished 10th in the triple jump (11.75 meters (38 feet, 6.75 inches)) and 14th in the women’s 100-meter dash (12.28 seconds).
Schuh was named the women’s most outstanding field athlete at the 2014 BIG EAST Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships after earning all-conference honors in both the long (event champion) and triple jumps.
She captured the first weekly women’s indoor field award on Jan. 22.