Spotlight Bleu Devil
Women's Track & Field
April 7, 2016

NEW ORLEANS ( – Dillard University sprinter Kaitlyn Fortuna has been selected as the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Women’s Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week for meets competed on the weekend of April 1-3.

Fortuna, a junior from New Orleans, Louisiana, picked up a fourth place finish out of 49 participants in the women’s 400 meter dash at the 2016 Mississippi College Twilight Invitational in Clinton, Mississippi, with a time of 57.41. The Lady Bleu Devils 4x1 meter relay team, including Fortuna, finished fifth out of 13 teams with a time of 47.44.