Monday, March 23, 2009

Charlotte racks up A-10 awards

Seven Charlotte 49ers athletes have earned Atlantic 10 Conference awards for their performances over the past week in men’s tennis, softball, track and field and women’s tennis.

Junior softball player Emily Jeffery was named the A-10 pitcher of the week, Lamarra Currie and Darius Law picked up track and field performer of the week honors and Michael Anders earned men’s tennis player of the week honors.

Track athletes Sam Jordan and Caitlin Van Dodewaard and women’s tennis newcomer Andrea Rivera were named rookie of the week in their respective sports.