KINGSTON, R.I. - Rhode Island junior Lotte Black has been named the Atlantic 10 Indoor Co-Performer of the week, the league announced Tuesday afternoon. Black shared the honor with George Mason's Ashley Lewis. This is Black's first career A-10 accolade.
The Ambler, Pa. native earned the honor after her performance at the New England Championship this past Friday. She won 1000 meter in 2:47.54 for her first career New England title. Her time is a personal best, leads the A-10 and ranks 17th in the nation.
Black and the rest of the women's track and field team return to competition on Friday, Feb. 8 for the David Hemery Valentine Invite at the Boston University Track and Tennis Venter. Events begin at 2:00 p.m.