NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA--Freshman Grunde Brandso (Dartmouth, MA/Dartmouth HS) of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth's track and field team has been honored by the Little East Conference.
Brandso has been named LEC Men's Rookie Field Athlete of the Week.
Last week, Brandso began the outdoor season when he finished second in the shot put at the Bridgewater State Invitational. His throw of 48 feet, 1 ½ inches was the fourth best throw outdoors at UMass Dartmouth.
The Corsairs will return to action Saturday at Coast Guard.
UMASS DARTMOUTH TRACK AND FIELD