Boucaud honored by SUNY Cobleskill

Kevon Boucaud

COBLESKILL — The SUNY Cobleskill Department of Sport & Exercise announced Monday that freshman Kevon Boucaud, an Amsterdam graduate, a member of the men’s indoor track and field team has been named the athletic program’s Fighting Tiger Athlete-of-the-Week.

The Fighting Tiger freshman sprinter was the team’s top individual performer at the season opening Seventh Annual U-Mass Boston Invitational hosted by the Beacons at the Reggie Lewis Center at Roxbury Community College on Saturday.

The regional qualifying meet attracted two-year and four-year institutions; from all levels of competition, as well as independent track clubs.

Boucaud won the 60-meter dash in a time of 6.99 seconds then came back to place ninth overall in the 200-meter dash in 23.24 seconds.

He also ran the anchor leg of the Fighting Tigers’ 4×400 meter relay, which placed third overall in a time of 3:29.38