ASHEVILLE, N.C. --
Union College men's track & field student-athletes Andrew Johnston
(Benton, Ky.) and Eric Kinman
(Erlanger, Ky.) collected the Appalachian Athletic Conference's Men's Track and Field Performer of the Week awards, the league announced on Monday.
The Bulldogs took part in the 2012 Winthrop Invitational in Rock Hill, S.C. over the weekend.
Johnston, a junior, won the league's Field Athlete of the Week award, after finishing third in the pole vault with a clearance of 12 feet. 5.50 inches. Meanwhile, Kinman, a senior, placed sixth overall in the 10,000 meter run with a time of 34:58.63 to earn the AAC Track Athlete of the Week honor.
The Union College track & field teams return to action this weekend when they take part in the 2012 Bellarmine Invitational in Louisville, Ky.