Zaleeya Martin Garners HCAC Track Athlete of the Week Honor

Zaleeya Martin Garners HCAC Track Athlete of the Week Honor

CARMEL, Ind. – Freshman Zaleeya Martin (Shelbyville, Ind.) earned her first Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week honor announced Tuesday afternoon by the league office.

The freshman recorded an impressive day as part of the Tiger Small College Invitational hosted by DePauw University garnering two first-place finishes while tying a school-record time.
Martin opened the meet with the 60-meter dash where she tied the school record with a prelim time of 8.03 seconds before going on to win the event in a time of 8.04 seconds.

Her 60-meter dash time landed her as the favorite to win the HCAC and placed her among the top 100 in Division III.

The success continued for the freshman as she also garnered a first-place mark in the 200-meter dash with a time of 27.54.

The Blue and Red return to action on Saturday, February 15 when they compete as part of the DePauw Indoor Invitational.