MICHAEL PEPPER EARNS MAAC TRACK HONORS
EDISON, NJ – Monmouth University sophomore jumper Michael Pepper (Ramsey, NJ/Ramsey) was named the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Field Performer of the Week, league officials announced Tuesday.
At Moravian’s Greyhound Invitational, Pepper cleared 47’ 10.00” in the triple jump en route to a first place result. The sophomore registered a fifth place finish in the long jump, leaping to a mark of 22’ 7.75”, while also hurling the javelin for 137’ 09”.
Pepper and the Hawks are back in action this weekend, competing at Virginia and Princeton.