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Maurer-Springall Named Big Sky Track Athlete of the Week

January 21, 2014
By SUU Strategic Communication

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CEDAR CITY, Utah - Jan. 21 - The Big Sky Conference selected Southern Utah senior Shaye Maurer-Springall as Track Athlete of the Week following her performance at Idaho State's Snake River Open on Saturday.

Maurer-Springall led the field in all three of her events at the season opener, finishing first in the 60-meter hurdles (8.50), high jump (5-7) and long jump (17-10.25). The multi athlete recorded Big Sky qualifying performances in both the 60-meter hurdles and high jump, and now ranks first and third in the conference. Her long jump mark ranks seventh.

The indoor season will continue this weekend when the T-Birds travel south to Flagstaff, Ariz., for the NAU Invitational, which is set to take place on Friday and Saturday.