April 30, 2013
STORRS, Conn.- Connecticut men’s track and field standout Claudio DelliCarpini earned the BIG EAST Track Athlete of the Week as announced by the conference office on Tuesday afternoon. This marks DelliCarpni’s second weekly accolade of his career.
DelliCarpini earned BIG EAST Men’s Track Athlete of the Week accolades with a first-place finish in the 110m hurdles at the Yale Invitational on April 28. The junior clocked a time of 14.59 which ranks 10th in the league.
The Huskies will begin the 2013 Outdoor Championship season with the 2013 BIG EAST Outdoor Championships this weekend in Piscataway, N.J. Events begin on Friday, May 3 and end on Sunday, May 5.