CODY TAYLOR OF SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY, a sophomore from Medina, Texas, has been selected the SCAC Men's Field Athlete-of-the-Week for meets conducted from Monday, February 25 through Sunday, March 3.
Taylor placed seventh out of 14 vaulters at the University of the Incarnate Word Track and Field meet on Friday March 1-2.
Vaulting into a strong headwind, Taylor managed to clear 3.99 meters and was first among NCAA D-III athletes at the meet. His performance places him at the top of the SCAC leaderboard in the event as of 3/4/13.
Southwestern returns to the track on Thursday as they compete in the Tarleton Relays, hosted by Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas.