Lauren Sara Tabbed BIG EAST Track Athlete of the Week

Sara earns first BIG EAST track and field weekly honor

April 2, 2013

STORRS, Conn.- UConn women’s track and field junior was named this week’s BIG EAST Track Athlete of the Week as announced by the conference office on Tuesday afternoon. This is Sara’s first weekly accolade for track and field.

Sara earned the honor after finishing second in the 10,000 meter run at the Raleigh Relays on Saturday in a time of 33:48.48. The sophomore’s time ranks first in the BIG EAST and 13th nationally.

The Huskies are back in action when they host the UConn Invite on Saturday with events beginning at 12:30 p.m. in Storrs, Conn.