Tech's Cobb Announced as WAC Track Athlete of the Week

Jan. 20, 2009

RUSTON -- Louisiana Tech sprinter Antoinette Cobb earned Western Athletic Conference women’s indoor track athlete of the week honors following her performance in the Lincoln Hilton Memorial (Houston, Texas) this past weekend.

Cobb, a junior sprinter from Weyanoke, La. (West Feliciana HS), placed third in the 60-meter hurdles at the Leonard Hilton Memorial, coming in with a time of 8.59. The mark stands as the best in the conference after the first week of indoor competition.

This WAC Athlete of the Week honor is Tech’s first AOW honor for indoor track this season.



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