Berg named NSIC Field Athlete of the Week

Photo courtesy NSU Sports Information

BURNSVILLE, M.N. — (GoWatertown.net) — Watertown native Tanner Berg has been named the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Men’s Field Athlete of the Week.

Berg placed first in both the shot put and weight throw at the NSU/Jamestown Dual. He won the weight throw with a heave of 68-4.5 (20.84m), the best in the NSIC this season, is an NCAA provisional mark and ranks third in the nation. Berg also won the shot put with a throw of 46-6.75 (14.19m).

Berg is attending Northern State and is the son of Dave and Stacy Berg.

 

(Brent Nathaniel, Watertown Radio Sports)