Concordia University Wisconsin Athletics

 

Men's Track & Field

 
March 27, 2012

Pawlak is NAC Track Athlete of the Week

WAUKESHA, Wis. -- Concordia University Wisconsin senior Alex Pawlak was named the Northern Athletics Conference Men's Outdoor Track & Field Student Athlete of the Week for events of March 19-25.

Pawlak (Colgate, Wis.) broke a pair of school records and one NAC record at the Emory Invitational last weekend in Atlanta, Ga. He had a time of 14.87 seconds in the 110-meter high hurdles, breaking the previous conference-mark of 15.04. His time ranks him second in the nation. The senior then finished the 400-meter hurdles in 55.17, which set another CUW record and a new personal best by almost one second. His time in that event ranks him 12th in the nation.

The Falcons finished fifth of 15 schools at the two-day event. The group of Alex Pawlak, Jonny Balsman, Sean Pawlak, and Justin Rogers took first place in the 4x100 with a time of 42.21 at the Emory Invitational. They are currently ranked fith in the nation.