Melissa Teeple Earns Third CAC Player of the Week Nod
York, Pa. – Marymount University freshman Melissa Teeple earned her third Capital Athletic Conference Women’s Cross Country Player of the Week honor, as announced by the league office on Tuesday. Teeple is the only CAC student-athlete to garner multiple weekly accolades in that sport this season.
Leading the Saints to a third place finish at the Christopher Newport Invitational on Saturday, Teeple won the event outright over mixed division competition. The rookie from Callaway, Va., completed the race in 19:41.9 to defeat her closest opponent from Division II Georgia College & State by 1.5 seconds.
Marymount returns to action on Saturday as they take part in the Gettysburg Invitational.