Robinson named adidas® OVC Female Track Athlete of the Week

Robinson named adidas® OVC Female Track Athlete of the Week

By Layne Weitzel, TTU Sports Information

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Na'Asha Robinson has been named the adidas® OVC Female Track Athlete of the Week, as announced by the Ohio Valley Conference on Tuesday in its latest weekly report of the 2017-18 outdoor season.

Robinson took part in four events at last Friday's Hilltopper Relays and didn't finish lower than fourth in any of them. She collected two wins, one in the 200m dash with an OVC-leading time of 24.00 and another as the anchor leg in the 4x100m relay (partnering with teammates Ceirra Tate, Lisa Wickham and D'Airrien Jackson) with a time of 46.33.

She also placed third in the 100m dash with a personal-best time of 12.02 and fourth in the 4x400m relay with Jackson, Tate and Khemani Roberts at 4:09.88.

Following the Hilltopper Relays, Robinson ranks 64th in the 200m dash and 159th in the 100m dash in the NCAA Division I East. Nationally, she is 140th in the 200m dash and 288th in the 100m dash.

The list of female OVC weekly honor recipients for April 10 is as follows:
Co-Track Athletes of the Week – Na'Asha Robinson, Tennessee Tech & Haley Yost, Eastern Kentucky
Co-Field Athletes of the Week – Savannah Amato, Austin Peay & Brion Portis, Eastern Illinois
Next up for Tech is the Austin Peay Governors Invitational on Friday, April 13 in Clarksville, Tennessee.