UC Irvine sophomore Itos Aikhionbare has been named Big West Conference Athlete of the Week in women's track and field.
Aikhionbare won the shot put (49 feet, 7 3/4 inches and the discus (158-7) at the Big West Challenge Cup on Friday at UCI.
She also finished sixth in the hammer throw with a mark of 153-1.
UCI competes at the Mt. SAC Relays and the Beach Invitational this week.
— From staff reports