Ripon, WI -- Felicia Carlson, a junior sprinter for the Beloit College Track & Field team from Beloit (Memorial) has been named the Midwest Conference Female Track Performer of the Week. The honor is for the week ending February 26.
Carlson won both the 60M and 200m at the Monmouth Midwest Invite last Saturday. Her winning time of :07.91 in the 60m was the 3rd fastest in the MWC to date. She already holds the fastest time this season at :07.86. In the 200m, her time of :26.38 was the second-fastest in the MWC this season. She also holds the top time in the event at :26.08.
Carlson's :07.86 in the 60m ranks sixth in NCAA Division III to date while here :26.08 in the 200m is the 10th-fastest in Division III.
The Buccaneers are back in action this weekend with a split squad. The Men compete at the UW-Whitewater "Squig" Converse Invite on Friday starting at 5:00 p.m. The Women are at the UW-Whitewater Warhawk Classic on Saturday beginning at 12:00 p.m.