CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - University of New Hampshire men's indoor track & field thrower Paul DeTurk (Durham, N.H.) has been named America East Field Performer of the Week for the week ending Jan. 31, the conference announced Tuesday.
DeTurk led the Wildcats to a first-place finish at the 18-team Boston Indoor Games on Jan. 29 with his own first-place finish in the weight throw with a toss of 16.93m. DeTurk ranks third in the performance list and has also qualified for the IC4A championship.
DeTurk and the Wildcats return to action Saturday, Feb. 6 at the Dartmouth Indoor Classic.