Sophomore track and field athlete Je'Nia Sears led the Bulldogs with a first-place finish in the long jump at the UC Irvine Spring Break Invitational on Saturday, March 23. Sears' incredible 20'-5.75" jump at the Invite ranked as the fourth-best jump in NCAA this season and broke the all-time Fresno State women's track and field school record, surpassing a mark held since 2002.
Other nominees for the week were:
Swimming and Diving: Hannah Prigge
Women's Basketball: Ki-Ki Moore
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