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Emerson named CC Field Athlete of the Week

Billy Emerson was named the Centennial Conference Indoor Field Athlete of the Week
Billy Emerson (c) 2018 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

LANCASTER, Pa. – Billy Emerson (Germantown, Md./Watkins Mill), a senior on the McDaniel men's indoor track and field team, has been named the Centennial Conference (CC) Men's Indoor Field Athlete of the Week for the week of Nov. 30-Dec. 2.

Emerson won the shot put at the season-opening Diplomat Open hosted by Franklin & Marshall on Saturday. His throw of 15.72 meters won the meet by 2.5 meters and was an indoor personal best by 0.69 meters. It was the second-best throw by a Division III athlete on opening weekend and qualified for the IC4A meet.

The Green Terror returns to action at the Father Diamond Invitational hosted by George Mason on Saturday, Jan. 5.

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