Mount Union's Alex Wilson Named OAC Men's Track Athlete of the Week

Mount Union's Alex Wilson Named OAC Men's Track Athlete of the Week

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio -- Mount Union senior Alex Wilson (Macedonia/Nordonia) was named Ohio Athletic Conference Men's Track Athlete of the Week.

Wilson placed second in the 5,000 meters with a career-best time of 14:36.83 at the 49er Classic last Saturday at the UNC-Charlotte in Charlotte, North Carolina.

It is also currently the second-best time in NCAA Division III so far this season.

Wilson is a two-time All-Ohio Athletic Conference finisher in the 5,000 meters and also a three-time OAC Cross Country individual champion.

Mount Union will compete this week at the Yellow Jacket Open at Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio.