Athlete Of The Week
    For The 2014-15 Season



    Chris Uhle (Men's Track & Field, Sr., Powell, Ohio)
    Uhle continued to soar to new heights in the men's pole vault. For the third time in as many weeks, Uhle hit a new personal best this time surpassing the 18 foot mark with a jump of 18'1.25" (5.52m). Uhle's new personal best is first in the ACC, with the closest competitor almost an entire foot behind, and ranks fifth in the nation in the event. Uhle is the only person in the ACC to hit a height over 18 feet so far this year and is one of seven people to achieve the feat in the nation.


    DATE ATHLETE SPORT
    Jan. 26Chris UhleMen's Track & Field
    Jan. 19Morgan LatimerMen's Swimming & Diving
    Jan. 12Devin CarterWrestling
    Jan. 5Joey DanceWrestling
    Dec. 22Zach EpperlyWrestling
    Dec. 15Rachel CampWomen's Basketball
    Dec. 8Kaylea ArnettWomen's Swimming & Diving
    Dec. 1Bucky HodgesFootball
    Nov. 24Zach EpperlyWrestling
    Nov. 17Sarah RappWomen's Cross Country
    Nov. 10Morgan LatimerMen's Swimming & Diving
    Nov. 3LaTasha Samson-AkpanVolleyball
    Oct. 27Kaylea ArnettWomen's Swimming & Diving
    Oct. 20Owen BurnsMen's Swimming & Diving
    Oct. 13Scott VincentMen's Golf
    Oct. 6Ken EkanemFootball
    Sep. 29Ricardo JohnMen's Soccer
    Sep. 22Som EssomeMen's Soccer
    Sep. 15Murielle TiernanWomen's Soccer
    Sep. 8Deon ClarkeFootball
    Sep. 2Shai McKenzieFootball


    Virginia Tech Athlete of the Week
    List of Honor

    Athletes are retired after winning the award three times.
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    Athletes of the Week for 2006-2007
    Athletes of the Week for 2005-2006
    Athletes of the Week for 2004-2005
    Athletes of the Week for 2003-2004
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    Athletes of the Week for 2000-2001
    Athletes of the Week for 1999-2000

    The Virginia Tech Athlete of the Week is nominated by the Athletics Communications Staff and is voted on by employees of the Athletic Department.
    Individuals winning an event at conference championships are automatically given the award for Athlete of the Week.
    Teams winning their conference postseason titles are automatically given the award for Team of the Week.
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