Jan. 28, 2003
TALLHASSEE, Fla. –
Florida State’s Lacy Janson was named this week’s Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Indoor Track & Field Co-Performer of the Week after placing first in the pole vault at the LSU Purple Tiger Invitational over the weekend. The sophomore from Sarasota, Fla., leads the nation and ACC this year after posting an NCAA automatic qualifying height of 13-09.25 (4.20m).
Janson has now won the weekly award three times in her career. Last season, Janson earned All-America honors after placing sixth at the NCAA Championships in addition to taking the ACC pole vaulting crown.
Sharing this week’s honor with Janson is Laura Gerraughty of North Carolina. The Seminoles will Gerraughty and other Tar Heels in action when they compete at the UNC Invitational on Saturday, Feb. 1, in Chapel Hill, N.C.