Nolan Earns BIG EAST Field Athlete of the Week
Dec. 12, 2017

CHICAGO - The BIG EAST released its track and field weekly honors on Tuesday afternoon, selecting DePaul's Jade Nolan as the BIG EAST Field Athlete of the Week. 

The Milwaukee native topped the BIG EAST with a 5.81 meter long jump finish. Nolan took the meet title at the Blue and Gold Invitational, hosted by Notre Dame, on Dec. 1 in South Bend, Ind. Last season, Nolan took third in the long jump (5.64 m) at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships on Feb. 24, 2017. 

DePaul returns to the track on Jan. 13 where the Blue Demons will compete at the Illinois Open. 

This week's BIG EAST award winners include:

BIG EAST Women’s Field Athlete of the Week
Jade Nolan, DePaul, Jr., Jumps (Milwaukee, Wis.)

BIG EAST Men’s Track Athlete of the Week
Spencer Brown, Georgetown, Sr., Middle Distance (Wilton, Conn.)

BIG EAST Men’s Field Athlete of the Week
Daniel Armstrong, Marquette, So., Jumps (Michigan City, Ind.)

BIG EAST Women’s Track Athlete of the Week
Leah Anderson, St. John’s, Fr., Sprints (Mount Vernon, N.Y.)



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