Berg named Field Athlete of the Week for the second week in a row

Photo courtesy NSU Sports Information

BURNSVILLE, M.N. (NorthernSun.org) — For the second week in a row, Watertown native and Northern State athlete Tanner Berg has been the NSIC Field Athlete of the Week.

Berg won the weight throw at the SDSU DII Invitational with a heave of 68-7.25 (20.91m). The throw surpasses the NCAA provisional mark of 58-0.25 (17.68m) and ranks first in the NSIC and fourth in the nation this season in Division II. He also placed fourth in the shot put with a throw of 49-5-75 (15.08m).

Tanner is the son of Dave and Stacy Berg.

 

(Brent Nathaniel, Watertown Radio Sports)