Molyet Named BIG EAST Field Athlete of the Week

May 1, 2012

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - University of Cincinnati thrower Jessica Molyet was named the BIG EAST Conference Field Athlete of the Week, the conference office announced Monday.

Molyet threw 48.80m, a personal best, to win the women's discus competition at the RedHawk Invitational. Her mark ranks fifth in the BIG EAST. She also finished sixth in the hammer throw with a mark of 44.70m.

The Bearcats return to action this weekend, heading to Tampa, Fla. to take part in the BIG EAST Conference Outdoor Championships from May 4-6 at the USF Track & Field Stadium.