SWIMMER OF THE WEEK
Kim Edmonds, Randolph-Macon Woman's College
Edmonds, a senior from Mechanicsville, Va., won all three of her individual events against Pfeiffer University on Friday, a 105-95 loss. Edmonds picked up wins in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:05.22) and 200-yard breaststroke (2:35.46), events in which she currently holds ODAC top times. She also topped the field in the 200-yard individual medley in a time of 2:27.69.
|Swimming Honor Roll|
|Hannah Hesser, Sweet Briar||Placed first and set a new school record in the 800-yard freestyle (9:54.46) and finished second in the 100 fly (1:10.87) and 400 free (4:34.69) in a tri-meet split with Catawba and Guilford|
|Susan Mahoney, Washington & Lee||Placed first in the 200 IM (2:16.16) in a loss to Johns Hopkins and won the 1,000 free (11:12.86) in a victory over Marymount|
MEN'S TRACK ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Victor Horton, Eastern Mennonite University
Horton, a sophomore from Pulaski, Va., led the Royals to a third place finish (91 pts.) at the Dickinson College Winter Meet. Horton, placed first in the high jump, clearing six feet for the win. He placed second in the triple jump (13.2 meters) and third in the 200-meter dash (23.75). He also finished in fifth position in the long jump (6.00 meters).
|Men's Track and Field Honor Roll|
|Nathan Rittenhouse, Bridgewater||Set a new college record and placed sixth at the On Track Open in the 5,000-meter run 15:43.54; placed fifth in the mile (4:33.65).|
|Earl Graves, Lynchburg||At the On Track Open, placed 2nd in the 400-meter dash (50.88); Member of 2nd place 4x400 relay team (3:26.82).|
|Eric Johnson, Roanoke||Set a new Roanoke record in the 5,000-meter run in 15:42.77, breaking his own mark by 10 seconds.|
WOMEN'S TRACK ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Courtney Hartman, Bridgewater College
Hartman, a freshman from Roanoke, Va., turned in her second week of strong individual efforts at the On Track Open hosted by Liberty University. Hartman competed in four events and fared well in each. In the shot, she placed 11th overall and first among NCAA D-III participants with a toss of 34-feet 0.75-inches. In the high jump, she placed fourth overall (second D-III) by clearing 5-feet 3-inches, the second best jump in BC history. She also finished 11th overall (first D-III) in the 200-meter dash (27.29 seconds) and third overall (second D-III) in the 400-meter dash (60.65).
|Women's Track and FieldHonor Roll|
|Michelle Leaman, Eastern Mennonite||At Dickinson, placed 1st in the 55-meter hurdles (8.89 secs.), 5th in the 55-meter dash (8.06 secs.) an 7th in the 200-meter dash (29.16 secs.)|
|Sarah Funderburke, Lynchburg||At the On Track Open, placed second in the 400-meter dash (60.02 secs.)|
|Robin Yerkes, Roanoke||Qualified provisionally for the NCAA championships in the 60-meter dash with a new school record of 7.84 seconds, breaking her own mark.|