LEAH WESSLER OF COLORADO COLLEGE, a senior from Ashland, Ore., has been named the SCAC Track Athlete of the Week for meets through Sunday, March 5th.
Wessler took first in the 5,000 meter run at the Williamette University Invitational last week, posting a time of 17:59.9.
This time currently leads the conference in this event and is the second best time in the nation.
Other Outstanding Performances in the SCAC:
Sophomore Ashley Myers of Texas Lutheran University posted a time of 25.79 seconds in the 200-meter dash, finishing two second faster than the rest of the field. Senior Katie Groke of Trinity University won the 400 meter dash and was part of the second-place relay team in the 4x100, helping Trinity to a team victory at the Cuero Gobbler Collegiate Relays.
|SCAC Women's Track Athletes-of-the-Week|
|Week 1||Ashley Rynard, Texas Lutheran University
|Week 2||Leah Wessler, Colorado College