Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Kansas University senior pole vaulter Natalia Bartnovskaya earned the KU women’s track and field team’s third-straight Big 12 Athlete of the Week award, the conference announced Wednesday.
Bartnovskaya set the second-highest mark in the NCAA this season on Friday at the Varsity Apartment Invitational in Wichita.
She is the third Jayhawk to earn the league’s weekly award this season. Lindsay Vollmer won the award on Jan. 22 and was followed by Diamond Dixon on Jan. 29.