KATIE SANDFORT OF COLORADO COLLEGE, a junior from Coppell, Texas, has been named the SCAC Track Athlete of the Week for meets held Monday, March 21st through Sunday March 27th.
Sandfort ran a 5:27.52 (personal best) for the 1500 meters and came within 2 seconds of the Colorado College school record of 5:25. She accomplished this time in inclement weather where the meet was almost canceled due to 6 inches of snow on the track.
Other outstanding performances in the SCAC:
Freshman Clare Basil of Dallas notched a pair of second place finishes in the 800m and 1500m to total 16 points for UD at the McMurry War Hawk Classic. Junior Katie Groke of Trinity ran a personal best and conference leading time the 400h with a 1:05.39 at the Trinity Tri-Meet.
|SCAC Women's Track Athletes-of-the-Week|
|Week 1||Clare Basil, University of Dallas|
|Week 2||Emma MacEachern, Trinity University|
|Week 3||Stefani Messick, Colorado College|
|Week 4||Sandra Henderson, Texas Lutheran|
|Week 5||Natalie Geisler, Trinity University|
|Week 6||Katie Sandfort, Colorado College|