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Athletes of the Week: Eva Elíasdóttir and Gleb Dudarev

Gleb Dudarev | Track and Field

In his first outing of the 2019 outdoor season, junior thrower Gleb Dudarev claimed the top spot in the NCAA with a toss of 74.39 meters in the hammer throw at the Florida Relays in Gainesville, Florida. Notching a second-place finish in the invitational, Dudarev now ranks No. 11 in the world following Friday’s showing. 

Eva Elíasdóttir | Soccer

Coming off of a 1-1 draw against Grand Valley State in which she scored the Jayhawks’ lone goal, junior defender Eva Elíasdóttir fueled Kansas' 3-0 shutout over Missouri State. Tallying two of the three goals, the junior knocked in the first and last goal, scoring in the first five minutes of the second half and again in the 57th minute.