Parshall Nabs CAC Athlete-of-the-Week in Women's Cross Country

YORK, PA - York College women’s cross country runner Melody Parshall (Dover, Pa./Homeschooled) has been chosen as this week’s Capital Athletic Conference Athlete-of-the-Week for her sport.

Parshall, the reigning CAC Rookie-of-the-Year, clocked York’s best time of the race as she took an individual fourth with a time of 20:39.11. The junior led the Spartans to an overall second-place finish at the annual Spartan Invitational held at nearby John Rudy Park.

Parshall has posted strong times throughout the 2008 campaign and will look to continue her performance on Saturday, September 27, in the Cabrini Invitational. The race kicks off at 12:30 pm from Fairmount Park in Philadelphia.

Melody Parshall photo courtesy of Steve Doemland