PHILADELPHIA - FreshmanBarbara Biney, a sprinter for the University of Pennsylvania women's track and field team,was named ECAC South Rookie of the Week on Wednesday night as announced by the conference office.
The Mountlake Terrace, Wash., native is already seventh all-time at Penn in the women's 60 meters with a time of 7.68 from earlier this indoor season. Last week at the Princeton Invtational, Bineywon the 60 meters with a time of 7.73. She was also eighth in the 200 meters with a finish of 26.05 and eighth in the long jump 5.43 (17-09.75 ft.).
Next up for Biney and the Quakers is a trip to the world famous Armory in New York City. Penn will compete in the Armory Invitational on Friday and Saturday.