Frankling honored as athlete of the week

| 12/5/12 7:10pm

Grand Valley State University junior sprinter Kalena Franklin has been named GLIAC Track and Field Athlete of the Week.

At the Laker Early Bird on Friday, Franklin had a huge day for the Lakers, with top-three finishes in three different events. She also added two provisional qualifying times.

Individually, she finished first in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.64 seconds and second in the 300 meter dash with a time of 41.07 seconds.

In the 4×400 meter relay, she and her teammates finished with a time of 3:54.65, which was good enough for third place.

The Lakers will host the GVSU Holiday Open on Dec. 14 at the Kelly Family Sports Center.

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