Rachel Francois and Cole Peterson named Muscle MLK™ Athletes of the Week
Francois, a Humanities student from St. Albert, Alberta, finished fourth in the country in the 600-metre at the U SPORTS Track and Field Championships in Edmonton. The fifth-year Vike ran a time of 1:30.70 in the final national championships of her UVic career.
Peterson, a Computer Science student from Edmonton, Alberta, won a pair of gold medals at the U SPORTS Track and Field Championships to close out his university career. The fifth-year Vike helped the men’s 4x800-metre relay team set a school record with a time of 7:30.16 before winning 1,500-metre gold on Saturday.