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Bees’ Pestka Conference Athlete of the Week

Josh Pestka-N. Scott-SAU ©Fighting Bees Athletics 2020

Josh Pestka-N. Scott-SAU
©Fighting Bees Athletics 2020

Olivet Nazarene University’s Bryce Vollrath (Peoria, Ill.) claimed his fourth straight Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Week award, while St. Ambrose University’s Josh Pestka (Eldridge, Iowa) captured his first Track Athlete of the Week honor for the seven-day period ending Feb. 9, it was announced by the league office Wednesday morning.

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Pestka ran the fastest time in the NAIA this year in the 1,000 meter run on Saturday. The senior clocked in at 2:27.93 to win the event at the Northwest Missouri State University Bearcat Open. A total of 35 individuals made up the field.