Jamal Cody, Sophomore, Men's Track & Field

Jamal Cody, Sophomore, Men's Track & Field

UMBC track and field sophomore Jamal Cody has been named UMBC Northwestern Mutual Athlete of the Week for contests ending April 17. 

Cody was one of three Retrievers to set a new school record at the Bucknell Outdoor Classic last Friday and Saturday. He joined Alexios Prodanas (hammer throw) and Sophia Cologer (3,000m steeplechase) in breaking a school record. 

The Hereford native won gold in the 400m hurdles with a time of 52.73 to set the record. His time also ranks fifth in the America East this year, and earned him America East Track Performer of the Week.