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.