Genesis Leggett, Track & Field

Genesis Leggett, Track & Field

ATLANTA — Berry College's Genesis Leggett, CJ Stone and Tucker Smith have earned Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Athlete of the Week honors, the league office announced on Wednesday. 

Leggett, a sophomore from Live Oak, Fla., won the discus at the Victor Icebreaker Duals. She also finished second in both the shot put and hammer throws and finished fourth in the javelin. Overall, she led Berry to dual meet wins over Sewanee and Oglethorpe and ahead of mostly NCAA Division-II schools. Currently, her marks lead the SAA in the shot put and discus and is second in the hammer and fourth in the javelin. Leggett is also ranked first in the South/SE region in the discus, third in the shot put, and fourth in the hammer.