DeVaux Earns NEWMAC Men's Field Athlete of the Week

DeVaux Earns NEWMAC Men's Field Athlete of the Week

Boston, Mass. - April 18, 2017 - Springfield College's Whit DeVaux (Wethersfield, Conn.) of the men's track and field team has been recognized by the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) for his impressive performance at Coast Guard, as he was named the NEWMAC Men's Field Athlete of the Week, announced on Tuesday morning.

Whit DeVaux, a junior at Springfield College, was impressive for the Pride this past week taking on WPI and Coast Guard for a conference tri-meet, as he won the javelin throw with a heave of 195 feet, 2 inches.

DeVaux and the Pride will compete for the first time at home this Saturday, April 22 when it will host the Springfield College Classic at 11 a.m.