Welsh Named Spartan Athlete of the Week for January 21, 2013
Jan 21, 2013
YORK, PA – York College is proud to announce that
men’s track & field runner Sean Welsh
has been named the York College Spartan Athlete of the Week for the
week ending January 20, 2013.
Welsh, a sophomore from Baltimore, Maryland and Parkville High
School, had a fantastic meet at the Terrapin Invitational hosted by
the University of Maryland on Saturday.
Welsh began his day by breaking the school record in the
60-meter dash as he ripped off a time of 7.10, breaking the
previous record of 7.14. The record-breaking time earned Welsh a
sixth-place finish in the loaded Division I meet.
Welsh also had a strong showing in the 200-meter dash as he
placed 14th with a time of 23.59.
Head coach Erick Camodeca believes that Welsh
is getting ready to explode for the Spartans.
“Sean had a great day Saturday,” stated Camodeca.
“His starts were almost flawless and he did a fantastic job
of holding his drive phase during the day. He has the chance to
make a significant impact for us.”
Welsh is a business management major and is the son of Michael
and Eileen Welsh.