UMW's Lyons, Braney Named CAC Runners of the Week

The Capital Athletic Conference announced its Sept. 24, 2013, weekly award winners:

        Mary Washington senior COREY LYONS (Stafford, Va./Governor’s Academy, Mass.) was selected as the CAC Men’s Cross Country Athlete of the Week for Sept. 24, 2013 after breaking the tape and leading the Eagles to the top four places and the team title at the 2013 Christopher Newport Settler’s Invitational.  Lyons covered the 8K course in 20:33.

        Mary Washington junior LAUREN BRANEY (Stafford, Va./Mountain View) was selected as the CAC Women’s Cross Country Co-Athletes of the Week for Sept. 24, 2013, after taking top honors in the Christopher Newport Settler’s Invitational Saturday, covering the 6K course in 19:38.  It was her first individual victory of the season.