DENTON, Texas (5/01/13) – Hurdler Steven White was named Sun Belt Conference Athlete of the Week the conference announced on Wednesday.
White become the first Drake Relays Champion in more than 40 years for North Texas this past Saturday in Des Moines, Iowa.
White recorded a season best 50.11 in the men’s 400-meter hurdles. It was the second best time of his career and is the fourth best in Division I this season. White also leads the SBC in the event.
North Texas will take the week off before traveling to Miami, Fla., for the SBC Outdoor Championships May 10-12.