Tyler Hansen (Shelton, Conn.) of the men's track and field team has been selected as the Springfield College Athletics Maroon Club Male Student-Athlete of the Week following an impressive performance at the Tufts National Qualifying meet this past weekend.
Hansen, a junior Applied Exercise Science major at Springfield College, won the 200 meter dash with a time of 22.15 seconds to lead the Pride. Hansen's time, which was converted to a time of 21.76 seconds, which slotted him as the No. 19 seed in the NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field National Championship, which will be at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston, Mass. beginning on March 8.