CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Junior Brice Paey (Milton, N.H.) and senior Ashlee Lathrop (Sherburne, N.Y.) of the University of New Hampshire men's and women's indoor track and field team, respectively, each were name America East Field Performer of the Week for the period ending Feb. 7, the conference announced Wednesday afternoon.
At the Dartmouth Indoor Classic on Feb. 6, Paey won the shot put with a throw of 59 feet, 3.50 inches - nearly four feet further than the runner-up - as he broke his own school record and provisionally qualified for the NCAA Championships.
Lathrop, meanwhile, won the weight throw with an ECAC Championship-qualifying toss of 56-8.75 at Dartmouth.
Paey, Lathrop and the Wildcats return to action Friday, Feb. 12 at the two-day BU Valentine Classic.