Field Athlete of the Week
Legend Hayes | Christopher Newport | Sr.
Orange County, Calif. | Parkland (Pa.)
Christopher Newport senior Legend Hayes was named the CAC Field Athlete of the Week for the second time this year after breaking the school record in the discus and posting the fourth-best mark in Division III at the New Captains Classic on Saturday. Hayes uncorked a 53.42-meter heave, eclipsing the previous CNU record mark of 50.81 meters which was established by current teammate Brendon Burrows. Along with his victorious performance in the discus, Hayes notched the meet's top mark by a Division III competitor in the shot put after posting a 14.41-meter distance.