Jan. 19, 2010
IRVING, Texas - Rice's Jason Colwick was named the first Conference USA Male Athlete of the Week for the 2010 indoor track and field season after posting an automatic qualifying mark of 5.62m (18-5.25in.) in winning the pole vault event at the Leonard Hilton Memorial at Yeoman Fieldhouse on the University of Houston campus.
His mark set a new Rice indoor record and currently stands as the fourth-best mark in the world for the pole vault in 2010. This is Colwick's fourth career weekly honor.