Berg named NSIC Athlete of the Week for the fourth time

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BURNSVILLE, M.N. NSUWolves.com) – Watertown native Tanner Berg was named the NSIC Player of the Week. It is Berg’s fourth honor of 2021 as the NSIC Field Athlete of the Week.

NSIC Men’s Field Athlete of the Week – Tanner Berg (Throws, Sr., Watertown, S.D. / Watertown HS)
– Won the weight throw and shot put at the UMary Marauder Festival
– Threw 70-10.75 (21.61m) in the weight throw, over 19-feet further than the second place
– Weight throw mark would rank as the second best throw in the nation, only behind is own mark of 71-6.25
– Weight throw also surpassed the NCAA automatic qualifying mark
– Added a heave of 55-1 (16.79m) in the shot put
– Named NSIC Field Athlete of the Week for the fourth time this season