SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (Apr. 17, 2012) - First year Meara Algama has earned the Lyon of the Week award for the week of April 9-15 after an impressive performance at the Eastern Connecticut State University Invitational on Friday.
The rookie took home first place in the javelin with a toss of 30.37 meters. One week earlier, she secured top honors at Wesleyan University's Swanson Invitational (29.46). Algama grabbed second place at the Coast Guard Academy Invitational on March 31 (30.24).
Mount Holyoke will return to action this weekend at the Bowdoin College Aloha Relays. The event is slated to begin on Friday and conclude on Saturday.
Lyon of the Week Archive
Photos by Doug Keller