Amoah Named MW Outdoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week

March 19, 2013


Nevada senior Deborah Amoah has earned Mountain West Women's Outdoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week honors. It is the first-career MW weekly accolade for the senior.

Amoah, from Berlin, Germany, won the Triple Jump at the Hornet Invitational in Sacramento, Calif. Her mark of 42'-7.00'' (12.98m) set a new Nevada school record, and is also a personal-best distance. She is the MW leader and ranks second nationally in the event.