Peabody, Prude Sweep #ASunTF Indoor Weekly Honors

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb swept the Atlantic Sun Men's Indoor Track & Field weekly awards for the first time in program history following record-breaking performances by Tucker Peabody and Gemikal Prude.

Peabody blazed the track at the Emory Crossplex Invitational by winning the 200-meter dash in a time of 21.31 before setting the Lipscomb program record in the 60-meter dash (6.84). Peabody ranks first in the A-Sun for both events and 24th in the nation in the 200m.

Prude leaped to a height of 2.13-meters (6'11.75") in the high jump to finish in second place in the event. He set the program record at the meet and now ranks 35th in the nation and first in the A-Sun in the event.

Atlantic Sun Men's Track Performer of the Week - Jan. 29th
Quick Bio Accomplishments
Player
 Tucker Peabody
 Lipscomb

• Sr.; Sprints
• Memphis, Tenn.

• Fourth Career Indoor Track Performer of the Week award
• Won the 200-meter dash at the Emory Crossplex Invitational
• His time of 21.31 was a second faster than second place finisher
• Ranks first in the A-Sun in the 200m and 24th in the nation
• Broke the program record in 60-meter dash in a time of 6.84
• Earned third place in the event; leads the A-Sun in the event

Next Lipscomb Event: Washington Invitational; Jan. 31st          
Other Nominees: J.J. Webber, Northern Kentucky; Jonathan Jackson, USC Upstate

Atlantic Sun Men's Field Performer of the Week - Jan. 29th
Quick Bio Accomplishments
Player
 Gemikal Prude
 Lipcomb

• So.; Jumps
• Melbourne, Fla.


   
• Second Career Indoor Field Performer of the Week award
• Finished second in the high jump at the Emory Crossplex Invite
• His height of 2.13 meters broke the school record
• Currently ranks 35th in the nation for the high jump
• His performance is best in the A-Sun by one inch

Next Lipscomb Event: Washington Invitational; Jan. 31st          

2013-14 Atlantic Sun Men's Track & Field Weekly Awards
Date Track Performer of the Week (School)
Field Performer of the Week (School)
Dec. 11th Matt Johnson (USC Upstate) Danny Keller (Northern Kentucky)
Jan. 15th Terrell Singleton (Kennesaw State) Andre Dorsey (Kennesaw State)
Jan. 22nd Simeon Roberts (ETSU) Brett Squibbs (ETSU)
Jan. 29th Tucker Peabody (Lipscomb) Gemikal Prude (Lipscomb)