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L-R’s Davis Named SAC Athlete Of The Week
finished 2nd in both the 100 and 200 meter dash.
photo courtesy of Lenoir-Rhyne Athletics

L-R’s Davis Named SAC Athlete of the Week

Lenoir-Rhyne’s Marlin Davis was named the South Atlantic Conference Astroturf Men’s Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week for meets contested during the third week of the indoor track & field season, the Conference office announced.

Davis, a junior sprinter from Indian Land, S.C., finished 2nd in both the 100 and 200 meter dash in the elite division of the Vertklasse Meeting at High Point against all Division I competition. In the 100 meter dash, Davis ran a time of 10.46 seconds and in the 200 meter dash, he clocked a time of 20.79 seconds; just missing his own school record by .01 seconds.

This award is Davis’ first Track Athlete of the Week honor this season and he is the first Bear this outdoor track and field season to win the award.