January 24, 2006

W&L's BURNS NAMED ODAC INDOOR TRACK & FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee freshman Jackie Burns (Burke, Va./Woodward Academy) was named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Indoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week for the week ending Jan. 23.

The Generals competed at the Marietta Open on Saturday against Division I, II and III schools. Burns finished first overall in the 1000 meters in a time of 3:19.22.

Washington and Lee will be back in action on Saturday at the Liberty Open beginning at 10:00 am.

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