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Dahl, Burton sweep A-Sun Athlete of the Week awards
Wednesday, April 01, 2009
MACON, Ga. (April 1, 2009) - Senior runner Heidi Dahl (Orem, Utah) and junior thrower Jarrod Burton (Bastian, Va.) had productive weekends in their 2009 Outdoor Track and Field season debut, and on Wednesday afternoon the pair of Buccaneer student-athletes received Atlantic Sun Athlete of the Week honors, announced by the league office.
Dahl made her season debut for the Bucs on Friday evening, and she came away with an impressive showing at the Stanford Invitational. Dahl - who was coming off a NCAA Championship appearance in the mile during the indoor season - set a regional qualifying mark in the 1500m run on Cobb Track, located on the campus of
This marks the fifth time Dahl has been named Athlete of the Week in the conference and first during the outdoor campaign.
The Bucs return to action this weekend when a contingent of athletes competes in the Florida Relays, beginning Friday, April 3 in
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