April 19, 2010
Coastal Carolina University women’s track and field junior Brittany Connor has been named the Coastal Carolina Department of Athletics Athlete of the Week for the week of April 12-18.
The Greenwood, S.C., native earned the Women’s Most Outstanding Field Performer at the Big South Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championship April 15-17 after winning the shot put (42’5.25”) and discus (155’9”) events, including setting a facility record in the discus. Connor also earned a spot on the podium in the hammer throw (178’10”) with a third-place finish.
The Chanticleers are back on the track on Sunday, April 25 at the Vertklasse Meeting in High Point, N.C.