Hengesbach Named MIAA Athlete of the Week

Hengesbach Named MIAA Athlete of the Week

Alma, Mich. - Junior Charley Hengesbach (Saginaw, Mich. / Nouvel Catholic Central) has been named the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Women's Field Athlete of the Week for the week of competition ending on February 16, 2020. The MIAA Athlete of the Week awards are nominated by coaches following one week of competition and selected by the MIAA Director of Media Relations.

Hengesbach won the shot put (12.23m) at the Aquinas Meet Feb. 14, winning by 0.11m against a field of 20 athletes. She then finished fourth in the weight throw with a personal-best effort of 13.47m to beat nine MIAA competitors in the event.

This is the second time Hengesbach has received the honor.