Audette, Yates honored by CAC in weekly honors

WASHINGTON --- Senior Mike Audette (Rutland, Vt./Rutland) and sophomore Rachel Yates (Wilton, Maine/Mount Blue) were named the cross country athlete's of the week by the Capital Athletic Conference for September 8-14.

Audette earned the CAC Men's Cross Country Athlete of the Week honor as the senior finished first at the Washington & Lee Invitational. Audette's top finish allowed the Cardinals to finish third in the Invitational.

Yates picked up the CAC Women's Cross Country athlete of the week as the sophomore won the Washington & Lee Invitational for the second year in a row. She finished with a time of 21:07, which was good enough for the overall title. Yates' finish was propelled the Cardinals to a second-place team finish.

Both teams are tentatively scheduled to race in a tri-meet at York College with Albright and the host Spartans on Saturday.