posted on October 16, 2006 00:00
Mike Nekuda and Wesleigh Jastorff both were named athlete of the week by Dakota Athletic Conference for their performances this past weekend in Yankton, S.D.
Junior Mike Nekuda, from Hot Springs, S.D., placed fourth at the Mount Marty Invitational in helping the Yellow Jackets to the team title. He ran the 8K race in 25:32.32.
Wesleigh Jastorff, a sophomore at Black Hills State from Spearfish, S.D., led the Yellow Jackets to the team title at the Mount Marty Invitational with her third place finish. She completed the 5K race in 18:25.86.