Paracholski Named Sysco Student-Athlete of the Week

    Feb. 13, 2012


    Meagan Paracholski

    Winnipeg, Canada
    Women's Indoor Track and Field

    Freshman Meagan Paracholski was named Sysco's Student-Athlete of the week for the week of Feb. 6-12. The University of Washington Open was a huge success for the distance team on Sunday as Paracholski shattered a new school record in the indoor 1000-meters, finishing with a time of 2:54.96. The old record was 3:12.72 set in 1987 by Magda Saravia-Williams. Sunday was the first time Paracholski competed in a collegiate indoor competition and she finished 17.76 seconds faster than any 1000-meter indoor Bulldog competitor had before.

    Other Nominees:
    Hillary West (Equestrian)
    Remi Boutillier (Men's Tennis)
    Marianne Jodoin (Women'sTennis)
    Taylor Thompson (Women's Basketball)
    Jerry Brown (Men's Basketball)
    Kaitlin Griffin (Softball)

    "We Are Your Team!" You can stay connected with Fresno State Athletics on Facebook and Twitter.

    2011-12 Archive
    2010-11 Archive
    2009-10 Archive
    2008-09 Archive
    2007-08 Archive
    2006-07 Archive

    Sysco Central California is proud to honor the Fresno State Athlete of the Week, just as we're proud to serve our local foodservice industry with integrity, trust and a commitment to a healthier community. Since 1938, Sysco has partnered with Central Valley businesses with the goal of helping them flourish and succeed - often keeping family businesses strong for generations. At the same time, we support the people and organizations that make Central California such a special place to call home, including Fresno State and the student athletes who share Sysco's passion for excellence.

    More Headlines