Dusty Jonas Named Athletes Only Athlete of the Week presented by Boathouse.
By John Nepolitan / May 20, 2008. Dusty Jonas (University of Nebraska) entered his last Big 12 Championship looking for his first title. Jonas, who hales from La Vernia, TX (population of 921) not only won the title but would go on to clear 7'8-3/4". With the jump he set the school record, Big 12 Championship meet record, Big 12 Conference record and put his name at the top of the World list.
For his outstanding performance, Dusty Jonas, has been named Athletes Only Athlete of the Week for the week of May 19th.
American Track & Field - Athletes Only magazine will recognize an outstanding performance each week by American high school and college athletes during the 2007 - 2008 school year
Previous winners in 2008
Jan 7 - Victoria Flowers (Classical HS, RI)
Jan 14 - Nick Vena (Morristown HS, NJ)
Jan 21 - Chanelle Price (Easton HS, PA)
Jan 28 - Rubin Williams(Univ of Tennessee)
Feb 4 - Sarah Bowman (Univ of Tennessee)
Feb 11 - Tasha Stanly(Eleanor Roosevelt HS, MD)
Feb 18 - Ryan Sheridan (Iona College)
Feb 25 - Nick Vena (Morristown HS, NJ)
March 3 - Stephen Michel (Laramie High, WY)
March 10 - Heather Dornden(University of Minnesota)
March 17 - Kyle Alcorn (Arizona State University)
March 24 - Rory Quiller (Binghamton University)
March 31 - Alexandria Gits (Stanford University)
April 7 - Jeff Demps (South Lake HS, FL)
April 14 - Chris Derrick (Neuqua Valley HS, IL)
April 21 - Chanelle Price (Easton HS, PA)
April 28 - Alica Follmar (Stanford Univ)
May 5 - Frances Koons (Villanova Univ.)
May 12 - Bonnie Richardson (Rochelle HS, TX)