Lee and Xepoleas Named USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week|
March 23, 2015
LOS ANGELES - USC track and field senior BeeJay Lee and women's tennis freshman Meredith Xepoleas were named USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of Mar. 16-22 on Monday, Mar. 23.
USC CREDIT UNION MEN'S STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
The senior continued his dominance later in the day with a win in the 200m. Lee clocked in at a personal-best 20.51 (+1.3), out-running fellow Trojan Just'N Thymes who finished at 20.55 (+1.3). With that performance, Lee now has the fastest 200m time in the country. The Trojans are next scheduled to compete in the Florida Relays on April 3-4.
USC CREDIT UNION WOMEN'S STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Xepoleas brought her momentum over into a dual match against #10 Stanford as the freshman cruised to victory 6-0, 6-1 in the Trojan win. Xepoleas has also been named Pac-12 Player of the Week. The Women of Troy are next scheduled travel to Eugene, Ore. to face the Ducks on Friday, Mar. 27.
The USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week are voted on by the student assistants and Sports Information Directors of the USC Sports Information Office. Nominations are compiled and distributed for voting by Alec Koondel. Student assistant voters include Rachel Dobrin, Robby Kolanz, Dru Chavez, Colette Garcia, Andrew McKagan, Tera Novy, Max Schwartz and intern Katie Ryan.