Alva Ecker

Ecker jumps to two wins

Alva Ecker earns the female athlete of the week honors after leading the women's indoor track and field team at the Goucher Invitational on Saturday.

Ecker won both the long and triple jumps. She won the long jump with a distance of 15 feet, 6 inches. She lept 33 feet, 4 1/2 inches to win the triple jump. She was also third in the pole vault, clearing 8-6 1/4.