March 1, 2010
Coastal Carolina University women's track and field senior Ikeiylah Brown has been named the Coastal Carolina Athlete of the Week for the week starting March 1.
The Hilton Head, S.C., native was crowned the Big South Conference Indoor Track & Field champion in the 60-meter dash, the 200 meters and the 4x400-meter relay. Brown ran a season-best in the 60-meter dash at 7.48 to regain the top spot after finishing runner-up in 2009. In the 200 meters, Brown hit a NCAA provisional qualification mark and another season-best at 24.38, to win her second consecutive Big South title in the event. She also helped the 4x400-meter relay team to a championship title by running the third leg and finish with a team time of 3:49.84.
Brown returns to the track March 6 at the Virginia Tech Last Chance meet.