Thursday, April 8, 2010

Dana Guglielmo Wins Third Atlantic 10 Weekly Award

leading the 3K at the GMU Invitational (March 20th)...
Guglielmo was honored again this week by the A-10 for her 3K steeple
performance at the 45th Colonial Relays.

The freshman was named the "A-10 Outdoor Track & Field Rookie of the Week" for the second time this season.

by Mike DeGeorge
Richmond SID
April 6, 2010

UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND - Richmond track & field freshman Dana Guglielmo has been honored as the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week after finishing second overall in the 3,000m steeplechase at the prestigious Colonial Relays Friday in Williamsburg, Va.

The native of Basking Ridge, N.J., Guglielmo was clocked at the 10:44.72 in the steeple, which stands as the fastest time by a freshmen in the NCAA this season (20th-fastest overall) and ranks second all-time at Richmond.

Guglielmo was also honored as the A-10 Rookie of the Week for outdoor track & field on March 23 following her open 3K win at GMU, and garnered similar honors during the indoor season on February 25.

The Spiders are back in action this weekend (April 10) at the Lou Onesty Invitational, hosted by the University of Virginia

Guglielmo on her way to winning the 3K at the GMU Invitational on March 20th.

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