Tommy Sease Named North Star Athletic Association Men's Indoor Field Athlete of the Week

Tommy Sease Named North Star Athletic Association Men's Indoor Field Athlete of the Week

MADISON, S.D. – The North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) announced its second installment of the Men's Indoor Track & Field Players-of-the-Week honors Tuesday.  Tommy Sease of Dickinson State (N.D.) was tabbed as its Field Athlete-of-the-Week.  Seth Boomsma of Dakota State (S.D.) was picked as Track Athlete-of-the-Week.

North Star Athletic Association Men's Indoor Field Athlete of the Week
Tommy Sease – Dickinson State (N.D.) – Sophomore – Bismarck, N.D. – Sease placed fifth overall in the men's heptathlon at Minnesota State-Mankato Multi-Meet for Dickinson State (N.D.).  He accumulated a total of 4,224 points in the heptathlon, only 80 points away from his personal best.  He won the 1000-meter run with a personal record time of 2 minutes, 49.79 seconds.  Within the seven-event contest, Sease had all-time personal best marks in high jump, pole vault and shot put.    

North Star Athletic Association Men's Indoor Track Athlete of the Week
Seth Boomsma – Dakota State (S.D.) – Senior – Crooks, S.D. – Dakota State's (S.D.) Boomsma continued his undefeated season, winning the 60-meter and 200-meter dashes at the South Dakota State University Division II Invitational.  He clocked a time of 6.81 seconds in the 60-meter dash, just two seconds off from his season-best and national qualifying mark of 6.79 seconds (which ranked third in the NAIA).  Boomsma ran a time of 22.04 seconds in the 200-meter dash, which was his indoor personal best time.

Looking Ahead
Waldorf (Iowa) is scheduled to compete in the Buena Vista Invitational on Jan. 29-30.

Viterbo (Wis.) heads to Menomonie, Wis. to participate in the Warren Bowlus Open on Saturday.  Also on Saturday, Dickinson State (N.D.), Jamestown (N.D.) and Valley City State (N.D.) will compete in the Cobber Duals in Moorhead, Minn.  Dakota State (S.D.) will attend the Concordia (Neb.) Classic in Seward, Neb. on Saturday.

            Friday's Meet
            Waldorf (Iowa) @ Buena Vista (Iowa) Invitational – Storm Lake, Iowa

            Saturday's Meets
            Waldorf (Iowa) @ Buena Vista (Iowa) Invitational – Storm Lake, Iowa
            Viterbo (Wis.) @ Warren Bowlus Open – Menomonie, Wis.
            Dickinson State (N.D.), Jamestown (N.D.) and Valley City State (N.D.) @ Cobber Duals – Moorhead, Minn.
            Dakota State (S.D.) @ Concordia (Neb.) Classic – Seward, Neb.

Nick Huntimer, North Star Athletic Association Sports Information Director