September 3, 2013

Mackintosh Named ODAC Women's XC Athlete of the Week

FOREST, Va. — Washington and Lee junior Casey Mackintosh (Marietta, Ga./George Walton) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Women's Cross Country Athlete of the Week for the week ending September 1.

Mackintosh helped lead the Generals to a second-place finish at the ODAC Preview Meet hosted by Hampden-Sydney by taking the top spot overall. She finished in 22:50.10, which set a new career-best. She beat the runner-up by 47.80 seconds and topped all other ODAC competitors by over a minute.

The Blue and White placed second at the event with 41 points, but beat the other eight ODAC schools at the competition. Christopher Newport claimed first with 26 points.

The Generals host the W&L Invitational on Saturday at 10:00 am.

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