VCSU’s Meland Feb. 2-9 NSAA Indoor Field Athlete of the Week

Valley City State’s Jessica Meland is the Feb. 2-8 North Star Athletic Association Indoor Field Athlete of the Week, the NSAA announced Feb. 11.

Meland, the sophomore from Harvey, N.D., earned fourth place of 21 throwers in the Open Division of the women’s weight throw at the Thundering Herd meet on Feb. 8. She threw a measurement of 13.72 meters (45 feet and .25 inches), just .37 meters shy of her own school record of 14.09 meters, which she set earlier this season.