Evans, Hannan Earn HCAC Weekly Honors

746-evans-hannanTERRE HAUTE, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology seniors Liz Evans (Bicknell/North Knox) and Tyler Hannan (Winchester, Ky./George Rogers Clark) earned Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference weekly honors on Monday.

Evans received the HCAC Women's Field Athlete of the Week award, while Hannan was honored as HCAC Track Athlete of the Week.

Evans won the high jump and long jump at the Hanover Invitational Saturday to earn her second HCAC Women’s Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week honor this season. 

The senior won the high jump with a mark of 5’ 8” and the long jump with a leap of 17’ 2” as the Engineers finished third in the team standings.

Hannan's efforts in two events helped led the Engineers earn a second-place finish in the team scoring at Hanover. 

The senior helped the 4-x-400 meter relay team earn top honors with a time of 3:24.50 and also finished second in the 400-meter dash with a mark of 49.34.

Rose-Hulman returns to action at Bellarmine University on Saturday.