CHARLOTTE - UNC Asheville distance runner Sarah Gentry was named Big South Women's Indoor Track Athlete of the Week after her outstanding performance at the Rod McCravy Invitational on Saturday that was held at the University of Kentucky.


Gentry competed in the 800 meters and came in third place with a time of 2:12 against a very strong field. Her time was good for No. 1 on the Big South Performance list in the event.


"I'm really happy for Sarah," commented Bulldog coach Jesse Norman. "She ran great this past weekend and has been running strong all year."