YORK, Pa. – On the heels of her fantastic showing at the Dickinson Holiday Invitational, York College women's track & field standout Laura Rowlands has been selected as Capital Athletic Conference Women's Track & Field - Field Athlete of the Week for December 13.
Rowlands, who was also chosen as the Spartan Athlete of the Week,won two both the long jump and triple jump at Dickinson last Saturday. The reigning CAC Women's Track & Field Rookie of the Year posted a 5.09-meter (16' 8.5") leap to take the long jump as that distance established a new school-record in the event. She also secured the triple jump with a 10.68-meter (35' 0.5") distance.
York returns to action on January 21 at the University of Maryland's Terrapin Invitational at the PG Sportsplex. Meet time is slated for a 10:00 am start.