CENTERVILLE, Mass. – The Eastern College Athletic Conference announced Wednesday afternoon that sophomore Gabe Dano (Merrimack, N.H.), of the University of New Hampshire men’s indoor track and field team, was named ECAC Track Athlete of the Week for the week ending Dec. 14.
Dano won a pair of individual events to help lead the Wildcats past Maine, 111-62, in the first meet at UNH’s newly renovated Paul Sweet Oval. Dano was first in the 55 meters with a time of 6.64 seconds and was also victorious in the 200 meters in 23.18 seconds.
Dano, who shared the award with Iona’s Daniel Lipus, was also named America East Track Performer of the Week on Dec. 16.
The Wildcats return to action Saturday, Jan. 17 when they host the College of the Holy Cross and Quinnipiac University in a tri-meet at the Paul Sweet Oval.