CLAREMONT, CA — Calvin Aylward has been named the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week the conference office announced Monday afternoon.
Aylward earns the distinction after his record setting performance at the Occidental Distance Carnival and Sprint Fest on Saturday.
The junior set a new Pomona-Pitzer record after he won the javelin with a throw of 211-09. The previous record was 206-3 set by Mark Merlino in 1988.
His mark is also the second best this season in NCAA Division III.
Next Meet: The Sagehens compete next on Saturday, March 25 at the Westmont Collegiate Classic in Santa Barbara beginning at 10:30 a.m.