Rickssen Opont, Men's Indoor Track & Field

Rickssen Opont, Men's Indoor Track & Field

Camille Cameron and Rickssen Opont were named the Spartan Athletes of the Month for December. 

Rickssen Opont, Men's Indoor Track & Field:

Opont placed first in the Men's Shot Put (16.01 meters/52.52 feet) and fourth in the weight throw (14.83 meters/48.65 feet) at the Southern Connecticut State University Elm City Challenge on December 1st and finished first in the Men's Shot Put (15.99 meters/52.46 feet) and second in the weight throw (14.29 meters/46.88 feet) at the Wagner College Seahawk Shootout on December 8th.

The red-shirt sophomore thrower from Nyack, NY was recognized for his outstanding efforts in the cage by the East Coast Conference, as Rickssen was named the ECC Men's Field Athlete of the Week on December 4th.