Boston, Mass.—UMBC freshman Ozi Edokobi (Rockville, Md./Richard Montgomery) earned America East Field Performer of the Week, as announced by the conference office. Ozi earned the award following a strong performance at the Morgan State Legacy Meet this past weekend.
Edokobi took second in the shot put, putting up a season best score of 13.96m. She followed that up with a toss of 41.82m in the discus, taking fourth place. That toss ranks second best in the America East this year. Ozi also had a throw of 42.45m in the hammer throw.
The Retrievers return to the track at the iconic Penn Relays this week. The relays will be held on April 23-25.