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UAA sophomore receives national recognition

By Dave Goldman 8:50 PM February 24, 2014

Karolin Anders was the GNAC Outstanding Female Performer at the conference championships this weekend

ANCHORAGE – UAA sophomore Karolin Anders was named athlete of the week on a national level by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.

She was named the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Outstanding Female Performer at the conference championships this weekend, winning the pentathlon and triple jump.

She is also runner-up in the high jump, 3rd place in the long jump and 8th place in shot put. Anders could go to the pentathlon and high jump at the NCAA championships in mid-March.

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