Savard earns NAC Male Track & Field Athlete of the Week honors

WAUKESHA, Wis. - Concordia University Wisconsin sophomore Mark Savard earned Northern Athletics Conference Male Track & Field Athlete of the Week, the league office announced Monday.

Savard (Hugo, Minn.) set personal bests in three events at the Tadd Metzger Invitational on Friday for the Falcons. He recorded times of 7.09 seconds in the 55-meter dash, 22.55 in the 200-meter dash and a mark of 5.45 meters in the long jump.

The honor is the first of his career and the first CUW Track & Field student-athlete to earn NAC POW this season.