MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (May 3, 2021) – After notching a first-place finish in the women’s 3,000-meter steeplechase, Ceili McCabe of the West Virginia University track and field team has been named the WVU Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by University Apartments.
McCabe represented the Mountaineers at the Mountaineer Twilight on Saturday, May 1, in Morgantown, West Virginia. In just her second-ever steeplechase performance, McCabe finished in a winning time of 9:58.62. Her time ranks second in WVU outdoor program history.
The Vancouver, British Columbia, native made her season career debut in the steeplechase in her previous meet at the EKU Twilight, in Richmond Kentucky, on April 17. McCabe placed first with an outdoor program record time 9:57.93.