Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Powell Named Male Track Athlete of the Week

MOUNT PLEASANT — Central Michigan senior Renaldo Powell has been named the Mid-American Conference Male Track Athlete of the Week for the first time this season, the league office announced Wednesday morning.

With a new personal best time of 14.15, Powell, a senior out of Wayne, Mich., finished fifth in the 110m hurdles at the Sea Ray Relays at the Univeristy of Tennessee last Friday. Powell’s 14.15 gave him the 28th best time in the east regional, 47th best time in the nation, according to

Powell followed that performance up with a second-place finish in the 110m hurdles with a time of 14.39 at the Hilltopper Relays hosted by Western Kentucky Univeristy.