Badger track and field duo earns top honors - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News, Weather, and Sports

Badger track and field duo earns top honors

Posted: Updated:
MADISON (WKOW) - The Badger men's track and field team took home a pair of top honors from the Big Ten. Mohammed Ahmed was named Track Athlete of the Year. Mick Byrne took home Coach of the Year honors.

Ahmed took first in the 5,000 meters at the recent Big Ten outdoor championships. He was also runner-up in the 10,000 meters. The senior ran the conference's best time in the 5,000 meters earlier this year.

Byrne earned his second Coach of the Year award of the year. He was also the indoor season honoree. Bryne led the Badger men to a sweep of the Big Ten indoor and outdoor track and field titles.

Most Viewed Content

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WQOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's pubic inspection file should contact News Director Dan Schillinger at 715-852-5920. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at