Big Meet Nets Chatman CAA Track Honors
Courtesy: UNCW Athletic Communications
WILMINGTON, North Carolina - UNCW sophomore Aerial Chatman was named Colonial Athletic Association Athlete-of-the-Week after winning both the Triple and Long Jumps last weekend at the Charlotte Invitational.
Chatman won the Triple Jump with a distance of 14.95 meters and added a win in the Long Jump with a mark of 7.55 meters.
Chatman, who hails from Angier, N.C., leads the CAA in the Triple Jump and his mark from the Charlotte Invitational in the Long Jump was the second longest by a CAA competitor this season. Nationally, he ranks 31st on the NCAA's Long Jump qualifying list and is 47th on the Triple Jump list.
The Seahawks head to the Penn Relays this weekend before gearing up for the CAA Championships on May 4-5, in Fairfax, Va.