For immediate release – 12/9/2013 - #156
Greg Wilson and Aleshia Washington Named ODAC T&F Athletes of the Week
FOREST, VA – Lynchburg College's Greg Wilson and Aleshia Washington swept the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Men's and Women's Indoor Track and Field Athletes of the Week awards for the week of December 9.
The Hornets competed last Wednesday and Thursday at the 10th-annual Liberty University Kickoff, hosted at the Tolsma Indoor Track Center.
Wilson, a senior, won the shot put and weight throw competitions at LU, recording heaves of 49'3.5" and 52'9.5" respectively. Washington, a junior, earned victories in the 60 and 200-meter dashes. She ran a time of 8.12 in the 60 and 27.38 in the 200.
The Hornets are off for a month for finals and Christmas Break. They return to action Friday and Saturday, January 17-18 at the Liberty University Open.