Manchester Freshman thrower Carley Camp
Manchester Freshman thrower Carley Camp
CARMEL - Manchester University first-year thrower Carley Camp has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Female Field Athlete of the Week, the league announced on Monday.

Camp (Logansport) set a new season-best mark in the indoor finale at Ohio Northern on Saturday afternoon. Camp placed second in the shot put, with her mark of 12.87m ranking her second all-time on the Manchester Top 10 listings.

For the second time this indoor season, Manchester University junior distance runner Enrique Salazar has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Male Track Athlete of the Week, the league announced on Monday.

Salazar (Plymouth) broke his own school record in the 3000m on Saturday at the Ohio Northern Polar Bear Qualifier. Salazar won the race with a leading time of 8:21.05 – an improvement of nine seconds from his previous career best. His time on was also a meet and facility record at Ohio Northern. Salazar’s time was also a new Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference record.

Salazar was the 2022 HCAC Indoor Men's Distance Runner of the Year and helped guide the Spartans to their first-ever indoor HCAC title.

Baseball Swept By Kalamazoo In Weekend Series

INDIANAPOLIS – The Manchester University baseball team was swept in non-conference action this weekend at Bishop Chatard High School in Indianapolis. The Spartans dropped their four-game set against the Kalamazoo College Hornets.

Kalamazoo swept Saturday’s doubleheader by final scores of 19-6 and 13-5. KC completed the weekend sweep by taking Sunday’s games by 15-1 and 8-6 finals.

Spartan Stats

Brady Perez (Rochester) homered three more times this weekend. Perez hit a three-run homer in the second game of Saturday’s doubleheader while connecting on a pair of two run shots in the second game of Sunday’s doubleheader. On the season, Perez is hitting .348 (8-23) with two doubles, five home runs, and 11 RBI.

Griffin Garwood (Fishers) homered for the first time in his collegiate career on Sunday. Garwood hit a solo shot to right in Game 1 of Sunday’s doubleheader. Garwood totaled four hits over the weekend against the Hornets. He also doubled once this weekend.

Rocco Hanes (Ossian) collected four hits this weekend. The first-year is hitting .429 to begin the season.

Harrison Pittsford (Ellettsville) had a pinch hit two-run home run against Kalamazoo.

First-year Mitchell Cobb (Pendleton) went 2-3 with 2 RBI in the weekend finale on Sunday afternoon.

Up Next

Manchester will return to action next weekend with a three-game road trip at Berea College in Kentucky.

The first game of the weekend series against the Mountaineers will begin on Friday March 11 at 4 p.m.