Two in a row! Berg named NSIC Field Athlete of the Week


BURNSVILLE, MN ( — Watertown graduate and Northern State University senior Tanner Berg has been named the NSIC Men’s Field Athlete of the Week for the second week in a row.

Berg won the weight throw at both the SDSU D2 Open and Jim Emmerich Invite by throwing a new school record of 22.58m in the weight.  He added a third-place finish in the shot put, throwing 16.19m.

His record throw ranks in the top-5 of all NCAA divisions this season and is the third-best throw in Division II history.  Berg ranks first in the weight and 20th in the shot put nationally.