This week's female Covenant Athlete of the Week, for the period ending Sept. 16, 2017, is cross country runner Michelann Settle.
Settle, a sophomore from Anderson, S.C., placed 17th overall and set a personal-best time in the 6k to lead Covenant at the Falcon Classic on Saturday. The sophomore finished in 25:11.83 that helped the Scots to an eighth-place finish in the meet. Settle finished 17th out of 104 non-Division I runners.
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Week 1 (Aug. 28-Sept. 2, 2017)
Addy Cronan - Women's Soccer
Cronan, a sophomore from Knoxville, Tenn., made her Covenant debut on Saturday and tallied two goals and an assist in the Lady Scots' 5-0 win over Berea. The sophomore got the scoring going in the 13th minute of play and then tallied the final goal of the cotnest in the 69th minute. She also assisted on Paige Simons' score in the 22nd minute.
Week 2 (Sept. 4-9, 2017)
Rachel Lemay - Women's Soccer
Lemay, a junior from Apopka, Fla., collected two more shutouts on the week to help Covenant to a 2-0 record. The junior made five saves in a 4-0 victory over Belhaven on Thursday before tallying six saves in a 1-0, overtime victory against Transylvania on Saturday. Lemay and the Lady Scots have yet to allow a goal in three matches on the year.