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Derrick Petett Named Patriot League Field Athlete of the Week

Derrick Petett

Derrick Petett

Jan. 14, 2014

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - Senior Derrick Petett (Lexington Park, Md.) garnered the Patriot League Field Athlete of the Week honor, announced by the conference office on Tuesday. This is Petett's second consecutive week being recognized as the league's top field athlete.

Petett finished first for the second week in a row in the weight throw with a mark of 18.35 meters. The Lexington Park, Md. native's first-place mark was an IC4A-qualifying performance and a personal best. Petett's previous personal best was 17.59 meters set in the 2013 Patriot League Indoor Track & Field Championships on Feb. 15.

Petett and the rest of the Navy men's track & field squad prepare for Catholic and UMBC in the Three-Team Meet on Saturday at the Wesley A. Brown Field House.  The meet is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m.



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