LINDSBORG — Bethany College's Miranda Burton was named the KCAC Women's Field Athlete of the Week after her performance at the recent Southwestern College Invititational.
On her first throw of the season, Burton threw a B-Standard. She then hit an A-Standard with her next throw and then furthered that with her third throw. Burton took first place with a throw of 138-9.
She is currently the top javelin thrower in the nation on the women's side.
Burton is a returning All-American in the javelin after finishing in fifth place last year.