by Alan Babbitt
Hope College's Addyson Gerig has been named the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Women's Indoor Field Athlete of the Week.
The senior from Holland, Michigan (West Ottawa HS) is claiming the honor for the first time after tying for eighth place in the high jump at the Grand Valley State University Bill Clinger Classic on Friday. The meet featured competitors from all three NCAA divisions and NAIA.
Gerig posted a high jump of 1.55 meters (5 feet, 1 inch).
In the triple jump, Gerig posted a 13th-place effort of 9.95 meters (32-7 ¾).