VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( Valley City State University sophomore Kyle Odegard has been named the NSAA Men’s Field Athlete of the Week, the North Star Athletic Association office announced Tuesday.

North Star Athletic Association Men’s Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week
Kyle Odegard – Valley City State (N.D.) – Sophomore – Lisbon, N.D. – Odegard hit the NAIA ‘A’ standard qualifying mark in the javelin throw for Valley City State (N.D.) at the Dordt (Iowa) Invitational.  He threw a distance of 57.50 meters to win the event title, which is the top throw in the North Star Athletic Association conference this season.  Odegard’s mark also ranks him eighth-best distance in the NAIA.