Freshman Earns the Landmark Field Athlete of the Week

Robert Marks is named Landmark Conference Field Athlete of the Week after winning the Javelin at the Jim Taylor Invite.
Robert Marks is named Landmark Conference Field Athlete of the Week after winning the Javelin at the Jim Taylor Invite.

Robert Marks has been named the Landmark Conference Men's Field Athlete of the Week for winning the javelin throw at the 33rd Annual Jim Taylor Invitational Saturday in Selinsgrove as announced by conference office Monday.

Marks won the javelin event with a throw of 199 feet, 11 inches (60.93 meters). His throw is currently the fifth best in the country this year. The winning distance came on his first throw of the day and his first collegiate attempt.

Both the Women's and Men's Track and Field teams will be competing in the Millersville Metrics at Millersville University at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, April 1.