DENTON, Texas- Mean Green track & field junior Steven White was named the Sun Belt Conference Track Athlete of the Week for the fourth consecutive week, the conference announced Wednesday.
White posted another sub 51-second time in the 400-meter hurdles on Saturday to capture his fifth straight event title with a time of 50.55 seconds at the Michael Johnson Invitational in Waco, Texas.
The junior remains No. 4 in the NCAA in the event and eighth in the country. He was also a member of the 4x100-meter relay team that jumped atop the SBC Performance List with a time of 40.04 seconds and remains tied for second in the 200-meter dash.
The award marks the fifth straight week an NT athlete has received an SBC Player of the Week honor.
North Texas track & field will be back in action on Saturday as it heads south to San Marcos, Texas, for the Bobcat Classic.