Welsh Named the CAC Track Athlete of the Week

Welsh Named the CAC Track Athlete of the Week

York College sophomore runner Sean Welsh has been named the Capital Athletic Conference Men's Indoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week as the conference office announced the honor on Tuesday afternoon.

Welsh, a sophomore from Baltimore, Maryland and Parkville High School, had a fantastic meet at the Terrapin Invitational hosted by the University of Maryland on Saturday.

Welsh began his day by breaking the school record in the 60-meter dash as he ripped off a time of 7.10, breaking the previous record of 7.14. The record-breaking time earned Welsh a sixth-place finish in the loaded Division I meet.

Welsh also had a strong showing in the 200-meter dash as he placed 14th with a time of 23.59.