Postwaite Earns GLIAC Field Athlete of the Week Honors

Photo by Baker Media Productions
Photo by Baker Media Productions

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BAY CITY, Mich.— Joe Postwaite (Rochester, N.Y./Gates-Chili) earned his second Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Field Athlete of the Week honor for his school record triple jump at the Division-II Challenge.

Postwaite set a Lake Erie College record with an automatic qualifying jump of 15.64 (15.3 feet) to lead the way for the Storm at the Division II Challenge held at SPIRE Institute.

Postwaite's jump earned him an automatic qualification for a return trip the NCAA Division-II Indoor National Championships, as well as a United States Indoor provisional qualification. The jump is the third-highest in D-II this year and 20th overall in the country. Postwaite also earned a second-place finish in the high jump at 2.03 meters. 

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