GREENSBORO, N.C. – Duke redshirt junior Austin Gamble has been named the Atlantic Coast Conference Men’s Track and Field Performer of the Week, as announced by the conference office Tuesday.
Gamble broke his own school record in the men’s discus with a mark of 190-3 (58.00) Sunday, May 5 at the 2013 Duke Twilight at Wallace Wade Stadium. The Weston, Fla., native’s throw placed first in the event, ranks first in the ACC this season and was good for 19th nationally. Gamble won the event with his first throw of the competition and was one of five Duke champions in the one-day competition.
The Blue Devils The Blue Devils will close out the regular season May 10-11, with some athletes traveling to the IC4A/ECAC Championships in Princeton, N.J. and others making their way to the Virginia Challenge in Charlottesville, Va.