YORK, PA – York College women’s track & field senior distance specialist Melody Parshall (Dover, Pa./Homeschooled) was named her sport’s Capital Athletic Conference Athlete-of the Week.
Parshall won two events this week to garner the conference honor. Parshall competed in the 5,000-meter run at the York’s own Quad Meet on Wednesday, March 24. Parshall posted a time of 19:52.08 in her first victory.
The senior standout continued her dominance of the 5k at the Goucher Track & Field Classic on Saturday. Again, she posted the victory with a winning time of 19:48.36.
Parshall has competed in four outdoor 5000-meter runs this season and she has claimed victory in all of them. Parshall will look to continue her strong season as she and the Spartans return to action on April 10 at the Messiah College Falcon Invitational.
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