April 16, 2013
STORRS, Conn.- Senior Cody Unger was named this week’s BIG EAST Field Athlete of the Week as announced by the conference office on Tuesday afternoon. This marks UConn’s first weekly league honor of the 2013 outdoor season and Unger’s first of his career.
Unger won the javelin at the LSU Battle on the Bayou on April 13 with a mark of 68.37m to be named BIG EAST Men’s Field Athlete of the Week. The senior’s toss ranks first in the league and 20th in the nation.
The Huskies, ranked second in the Northeast Region, are back in action on Saturday, April 20, at their final home meet of the season which is slated to begin at noon.