RSC Sports Information
FLORENCE, Ky. - University of Rio Grande multi-sport standout Tyanna Petty and thrower Katie Roberts have been named the River States Conference Women's Outdoor Track and Outdoor Field Athletes of the Week, respectively, for April 17-23.
Petty, a junior from Somerset, Ohio, won the 100 hurdles at the Otterbein Twilight Invitational with a time of 15.21 seconds. That bested a field of 14 competitors.
She was also first in the high jump with a height of 1.70 meters.
Roberts placed in four different throwing events at the same competition.
The Vinton, Ohio senior was third in the shot put with a toss of 12.43 meters and fourth in the hammer throw at 44.49 meters.
She was also eighth in both the discus with a distance of 34.93 meters and the javelin with a throw of 29.00 meters.
The next competition for the RedStorm is the RSC Championship April 29 hosted by Point Park.