Minnesota's Brown Nabs First Weekly Accolade of the Outdoor Season

March 21, 2005

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Athlete of the Week

Emily Brown, Minnesota
SO, West Allis, Wis./Nathan Hale
Brown earns the first Athlete of the Week laurel of the outdoor season after a record-setting performance at the Northridge Invitational in Irvine, Calif.  The Golden Gophers sophomore posted an NCAA regional qualifying time of 10:40.66 en route to a first-place finish in the 3,000-meter steeplechase.  The West Allis, Wis., native broke the previous school record time of 10:44.11 set by Elaine Eggleston in 2001.