Turner named SAC Runner of the WeekMarch 30, 2016
ROCK HILL, S.C. – The South Atlantic Conference announced it’s’ Track and Field Athletes of the Week on Wednesday afternoon, with Brent Turner being named the Astroturf South Atlantic Conference Men’s Outdoor Track Runner of the Week.
Turner competed in one event at the 2016 Winthrop Adidas Invitational over the weekend; finishing third in the developmental 1500-meter run with a 4:07.97 finish in a field filled with Division I opponents.
With the nod, Turner, a junior from Wes Monroe, La., becomes the first men’s track and field player to earn the conference’s weekly honor.
The Tornados are back in action on Saturday, April 2, when they compete at the Wofford Terrier Relays.