Spotlight Bleu Devil
Women's Track & Field
March 21, 2016

NEW ORLEANS ( – Dillard University hurdler Sasha Newman has been selected as the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Women’s Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week for meets competed on the weekend of March 18-20.

Newman, a sophomore from Antioch, California, led the Lady Bleu Devils 4x1 meter relay team to a first place finish at the 2016 South Alabama Jaguar Classic, posting a time of 48.34. She also earned a seventh place finish out of 16 participants in the women’s 100 meter hurdles with a time of 15:00.