More than 100 members of the Meredith College community were on hand Friday, September 19, to celebrate cross country alumna athlete Lara Pantlin, ’14. Conference Commissioner Rita Wiggs presented Pantlin with the 2014 USA South Woman of the Year award.
Additionally, Athletic Director Jackie Myers recognized Pantlin as a top-30 honoree for the NCAA Woman of the Year. Out of 446 athletes across all three divisions nationally, Pantlin is one of 10 Division III finalists for this prestigious honor. She is just the second USA South candidate to advance this far in the NCAA selection.