ANNVILLE, Pa. – Freshman Rachel Panek of the Stevenson University women's outdoor track and field team was named to the Middle Atlantic Conference Academic All-MAC Team Wednesday. On Tuesday, Panek was selected to the same team for women's indoor track and field.
Panek, a Nursing major, was named the MAC Rookie of the Year after winning the heptathlon at the conference championship by compiling 4,299 points. Her point total was also good for fifth in the region, earning Panek USTFCCCA All-Region accolades. At the MAC Championship she also placed second in the 100-meter hurdles and was a member of the winning 4x100 relay team.
The Stevenson women's outdoor track and field team placed second at the MAC Championship, its highest-ever finish.