Apr. 9: The Liberty League announced its weekly award winners on Monday, and five St. Lawrence University student-athletes were honored for their athletic accomplishments.
Four student-athletes, including Jack Whelan, Michael Hayden, Hannah Kinsey and Marissa Turner, were named Performer of the Week for their respective sports.
Whelan tied for 17th in the prestigious Terra Cotta Invitational in Naples, Fla. with a three-round total of 4-over par, earning Liberty League Performer of the Week honors for men's golf. The tournament included a field of 78 collegiate and amateur players from around the world.
Hayden was a perfect 6-0 last week on the tennis court, beating opponents from Nazareth, Bard and Union at first singles and doubles to help the Saints complete a 3-0 weekend sweep.
The duo of Kinsey and Turner propelled the women's track and field team to victory at the Rochester Alumni Invitational. Kinsey earned the league's Track Performer of the Week having won the 100-meter dash and having coming in third in the 200m dash. Meanwhile, Turner is the Field Performer of the Week after a victory in the high jump (1.64) earned the Saints 10 key points in the event.
St. Lawrence also had three Rookies of the Week selections from the Liberty League, including Jeremy Vautour, Rhonny Rosario and Nick Crawford.