UMD's Rivard Earns NSIC Weekly Honors

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UMD's Rivard Earns NSIC Weekly Honors

February 4, 2014 Updated Feb 4, 2014 at 3:28 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) freshman Sam Rivard was named the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference's (NSIC) track athlete of the week after winning the mile at the Minnesota State University-Mankato Open last weekend.

Rivard finished with a time of 4:54.87 on Saturday which ranks as the third fastest currently in Division II.

She has now provisionally qualified fro the NCAA II indoors championship in three events: the mile run, the 3,000m, and the 5,000m.

Posted by Sarah Wheeler
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