UC Irvine junior Itos Aikhionbare took home the season's first Big West Conference Field Athlete of the Week honors after she placed first in the discus throw (165 feet, 3 inches) and shotput (49-1) at the All-UC track and field Meet in La Jolla on Saturday.
Aikhionbare, who earned the Big West weekly award three times last spring, set a meet record in the discus.
The Anteaters play host to a four-way meet on Saturday against Long Beach State, Purdue and Cerritos College. The field events begin at 9 a.m. and track action starts at noon.
— From staff reports