|Skinner Earns CAA Weekly Honor|
WILMINGTON, North Carolina – UNCW senior Dylan Skinner won two events at the Charlotte Invitational last weekend and was named Colonial Athletic Association Track Athlete-of-the-Week for his efforts.
Skinner fought through adverse conditions at the Irwin Belk Track & Field Complex to win the 800 and 1500 meters at the meet. In the 800 he clocked in with a career-best time of 1:49.71 and later captured first in the 1500 with a time of 3:59.21.
Skinner’s time in the 800 meters was fourth fastest in UNCW history and 38th in the NCAA East Region.
The Seahawks compete this weekend at the prestigious Penn Relays at Franklin Field in Philadelphia, Pa.