Central Connecticut women's track and field freshman Magnalen Camara was named the Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week, it was announced Wednesday afternoon by the league office.
In her collegiate debut last weekend, Camara was a top three finisher in two events at the Wagner College Invitational. The sprint runner won the gold in the 400 meter with a time of 1:02.49. She also ran in the 4x400 meter race that came in third place with a time of 4:17.07.
Camera and the rest of the women's track and field team competes at the Darmouth Relays on Friday, Jan. 10 in Hanover, N.H.