Mount Pleasant, Mich. — Breanne Lesnar of the women's track and field program has named this week's Members First Credit Union Scholar-Athlete of the Week.
Lesnar posted a pair of top-four finishes in the 5,000m and 3,000m runs at the Mid-American Conference Championships over the weekend to help the Chippewas finish fifth out of 12 teams. The sophomore finished fourth in the 5,000m on Friday with a time of 16:54.29 and third in the 3,000m on Saturday with a time of 9:48.15,
A native of Freeland, Mich., Lesnar has earned a 3.96 grade point average as a health education major.
The Member's First Credit Union Scholar-Athlete of the Week will be announced each Monday during the 2013-14 academic year.
|Fall Semester||Winter Semester|
9/3 - Angelique White, volleyball
|1/20 - Halle Moraw, gymnastics|
|9/9 - Cooper Rush, football||1/27 - Niki DiGuilio, women's basketball|
|9/16 - Kelly Schubert, women's cross country||2/3 - Taylor Noonan, gymnastics|
|9/23 - Kaitlyn McIntyre, volleyball||2/10 - Trista Cox, softball|
|9/30 - Grace Labrecque, soccer||2/17 - Chris Fowler, men's basketball|
|10/7 - Sadie Reynolds, field hockey||2/24 - Jordan Foley, baseball|
|10/14 - Nicole Samuel, soccer||3/3 - Breanne Lesnar, women's track and field|
|10/21 - Mary Alice Moore, field hockey|
|10/28 - Hallie Enderle, volleyball|
|11/4 - Nate Ghena, men's cross country|
|11/11 - John Simons, men's basketball|
|11/18 - Corey Keener, wrestling|
|11/25 - Blake Hibbitts, men's basketball|
|12/2 - Kerby Tamm, women's basketball|
|12/9 - Zack Cline, wrestling|