LANCASTER, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall's Alyssa Ward was named the 2015 Centennial Conference (CC) Rookie of the Year for women's outdoor track and field, announced Wednesday. Since the award's inception in the 2012-13 season, Ward is the first F&M women's track & field competitor to be honored.
On day two of the CC Outdoor Championships, Ward won two medals to guide the Diplomats, as she grabbed silver in the high jump at 5'-02.50", while the freshman took bronze in the long jump with a distance of 17'-02.00".
Ward finished out the championships with a sixth-place showing in the 100-meter hurdles (15.90).
The Diplomats finished eighth at the event with 36 points.