Olson named Centenary Student-Athlete of the Week
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Rachel Olson
Rachel Olson

SHREVEPORT, La. – Centenary women’s cross country runner Rachel Olson was named the Centenary Student-Athlete of the Week.

Olson posted a time of 20:28 to claim the women’s 5K title at Wiley’s College’s Presidential Run. Olson’s win was the first of the season for the Houston, Texas, native and her fourth, top 10 finish on the campaign.

Fans are encouraged to cast votes at facebook.com/gocentenary every Monday. The student-athlete receiving the majority vote will calculate as 25% of the overall vote with the winner announced on Tuesday afternoon.

Cross country returns to action on Nov. 2 as Centenary hosts the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championship at the Clyde Fant Disc Course.

Fans can follow Centenary Athletics on Twitter (@GoCentenary) and Facebook (GoCentenary).

Centenary Student-Athletes of the Week:

9/10/13 - Amanda Atwell - Women's Soccer

9/17/13 - Lindsey Long - Volleyball

9/24/13 – Rachel Olson – Women’s Cross Country

10/1/13 – Rylan Whan – Men’s Soccer

10/8/13 - Sarah Sumner - Volleyball

10/15/13 - Brooke Bahlinger - Volleyball