March 22, 2011
Fender named MIAA co-Athlete of the Week
MARYVILLE, Mo.-Northwest Missouri State freshman sprinter Samantha Fender was named the MIAA's co-Athlete of the Week on Tuesday for her performance last Thursday at the Emporia State Spring Twilight meet.
Fender took first place in the 100-meters, recording a time of 12.02s, the fourth-fastest time in program history. Fender also was runner-up in the long jump with a leap of 17-10.25 feet and finished 10th in the javelin with a throw of 92-05 feet.
Fender was named Athlete of the Week along with Southwest Baptist's Jasmine Sanford.
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