McPherson College’s pole vaulter deluxe Art Hop has been honored by the KCAC.
Hop on Tuesday was named the KCAC’s Field Athlete of the Week.
Hop, competing on the indoor track and field circuit for the first time this season, cleared 15-11 1/4 at the Pittsburg State University Invitational. He has met the NAIA A standard and is now ranked fifth nationally.
Hop won the outdoor pole vault national championship last year.