Track's Bolen earns SAAC honor

March 26, 2013

The Wilmington College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee named women’s track athlete Marissa Bolen as its Player of the Week, for the week ending March 24.

Bolen (Gibsonburg, OH/Gibsonburg) established a new WC outdoor mark of 39-01.25 in the shot put during the team’s meet at Rhodes College. She added a fifth-place finish in the discus with a distance of 107-00.

In recognition of her accomplishments, she will receive a T-shirt from SAAC, and her photo and list of accomplishments will be displayed in the lobby of Hermann Court.

The Student Athlete Advisory Committee is a committee made up of student-athletes assembled to provide insight about the student-athlete experience. SAAC protects student-athlete interests and provides a positive image of student-athletes.