Male Scholar Athlete of the Week: February 18 – February 24, 2013
Eastern Michigan University Grzegorz Kalinowski (M. Track and Field)
Grzegorz Kalinowski (Distance, Junior, 3.75, Marketing) helped EMU claim its 14th Mid-American Conference Indoor Track and Field Championship while being named Most Outstanding Track Performer by the conference coaches. The junior from Lysomice, Poland took the MAC Championship in the mile, sprinting the last 200-meters towards the finish line with a time of 4:10.65. Kalinowski finished runner-up in the 800-meter run in 1:51.76, and he was also the anchor of the distance medley relay team that claimed a conference title on day one of the conference championship meet on EMU’s Bob Parks Track.
The MAC Scholar Athlete of the Week honor is presented to a MAC male and female student-athlete who has a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better and performs well during the week’s competition. The winners are selected by a group of the conference’s faculty athletic representatives.