Hope College’s Jane Pearson has been selected the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association’s Women’s Field Athlete of the week for meets through January 31.
The senior from Lake City, Michigan (McBain Northern Michigan Christian HS) is receiving the distinction for the third time in her career and first time this season.
Pearson placed in three field events last weekend at the Grand Valley State University Mike Lints Open.
Pearson finished 10th in the high jump at 5 feet, 1 inch and 11th in the shot put at 38-2 on her second throw.
Pearson took 13th in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 9.70 seconds.
Pearson came in 18th in the long jump at 15-11 ½.