FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Christian Morris was named the Northeast Conference Men's Track Rookie of the Week on Wednesday.
Morris made his collegiate debut Saturday at the Yale Season Opener and took sixth in the 800 meters. His time of 1:58.05 is the fastest in the NEC through the first two weeks of indoor competition, making Morris the conference's lone freshman event leader.
He is the second Pioneer to earn NEC weekly honors this indoor season. Trevor Guerrera was the Athlete of the Week on Dec. 6.
SHU is back in action at the Wagner Seahawks Invitational on Jan. 5.