Men's track athlete receives another weekly honor
Hamilton College's Joe Jensen '15 (West Windsor, N.J./West Windsor-Plainsboro HS North) has been selected the Eastern College Athletic Conference Men's Indoor Track & Field Division III New England Athlete of the Week for the week ending Jan. 18.
Jensen was named the New York State Collegiate Track Conference Men's Track Athlete of the Week earlier this week. He won the 60-meter dash in a school-record time of 7.03 seconds at the 2015 Rochester Institute of Technology Tiger Invitational on Saturday. Jensen also finished first in the 200-meter dash with a time of 22.46 seconds, was runner-up in the 400-meter dash in 50.10 seconds and helped the 1,600-meter relay to second place and a time of 3:32.53.
Jensen's time in the 200 is ranked fourth in NCAA Division III and he is seventh in the 400. Hamilton finished second out of 14 teams at the Tiger Invitational.
Jensen and the Continentals compete in the SUNY Brockport Golden Eagle Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 24.