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Burton named A-Sun ATOW after successful weekend at Niswonger
Wednesday, January 31, 2007
MACON, Ga. (Jan. 31, 2007) - Freshman Jarrod Burton (Bastian,
The freshman hurler broke two ETSU throwing records over the weekend as he beat his previous school record on Friday in the weight throw with a toss of 54-02.50 (16.52m). The heave placed him seventh overall in the event, and it was 2 1/2 inches better than his old record.
Burton was not done rewriting the record books as his mark of 52-08.75 (16.07m) in the shot put placed him second overall on Saturday, and it broke a nine-year-old ETSU record that was set by Curtis Eason (50-06) in 1998. The second place finish by
The award is
The Atlantic Sun Athlete of the Week is announced every Wednesday during the 2007 indoor track season.
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