Forest, Va. -- Junior Julian Douglas was named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference male field athlete of the week, the ODAC office announced Monday afternoon.
The Lynchburg native and Heritage High product recorded a new indoor PR in the long jump Saturday afternoon in the Hornets' opening meet at Roanoke College.
Douglas took home first place in the long jump with a 22'11.75" mark, putting him sixth on the program's all-time top 10.
The junior also recorded a 7.09 mark in the 60-meter dash, which was good for third place in the finals.
The honor is the first of Douglas' career. He qualified for the NCAA national meet in the outdoor long jump
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