Three Track Athletes Earn SoCon All-Freshman Honors
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The UNCG indoor track and field program placed three members on the Southern Conference All-Freshman team in four events at the 2013 SoCon Indoor Track and Field Championships this past weekend at the JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem.
On the women's side, Katherine Link (Avon Lake, Ohio/Avon Lake) and Lydia Saina (Eldoret, Kenya/Kapkenda Girls School) earned All-Freshman honors. Link picked up the recognition in the mile run as she posted a personal-best time of 5:15.20. Saina earned the accolades in the 5,000-meter run as she also notched a personal-best with a time of 18:42.44 to finish 23rdoverall.