Luis Rivera Earns Two Athletic Honors at Nazareth College
2015 Feb 26
Luis Rivera, member of the men's indoor track and field team, is the Empire 8 Field Athlete of the Week for the period ending January 18 and one of Nazareth College's Athletes of the Week for the period ending February 16. Rivera broke his own school record for the second time this season in the 35-pound weight throw with a second-place finish at RIT. His toss of 17.62 meters (57 feet, 9 3/4 inches) ranks seventh nationally and surpasses his previous best throw by more than a foot.