Trojans Take Home All Four NSAA T&F Weekly Awards

MADISON, SD (PlayNorthStar.com) –

North Star Athletic Association Women’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Week

Lahna Matucha – Dakota State (SD) – Sophomore – Burke, SD – Matucha placed second in the high jump at the Doane (NE) Ward Haylett Invitational for Dakota State. She cleared a height measurement of 1.56 meters (5 feet, 1.25 inches), which set her collegiate personal best. Her mark is currently tied for 11th in the NAIA.

 

North Star Athletic Association Women’s Indoor Track Athlete of the Week

Jacia Christiansen – Dakota State (SD) – Junior – Viborg, SD – Christiansen won the 3000-meter run at the Doane (NE) Ward Haylett Invitational for Dakota State. She clocked a personal best time of 11 minutes, 22.69 seconds in the race. Her time is currently 16th-best in the NAIA.

 

North Star Athletic Association Men’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Week

Tyler Moulton – Dakota State (SD) – Senior – Ridgecrest, CA – Moulton finished fourth in the shot put and seventh in the weight throw at the Doane (NE) Ward Haylett Invitational. He threw a shot put of 14.33 meters (47 feet, .25 inches), which is currently ranked 10th in the NAIA. Moulton added a measurement of 14.98 meters (49 feet, 1.75 inches) in the weight throw for the Trojans.

 

North Star Athletic Association Men’s Indoor Track Athlete of the Week

Alex Derr – Dakota State (SD) – Senior – Sioux Falls, SD – Derr won the 800-meter run at the Doane (NE) Ward Haylett Invitational for Dakota State. He hit the NAIA provisional time of 1 minute, 56.09 seconds in the race, which is currently second in the NAIA. Derr also anchored the Trojan men’s 4 x 400-meter relay team that finished second with a time of 3 minutes, 30.22 seconds.