Eva Szabo named Carleton University Athlete of the Year.
By: Team XCOttawa.ca (2006/04/10)
Eva Szabo, led the Carleton University Ravens Women's Nordic Ski team back onto the OUA Medal Podium, by leading the team in total points and earning an OUA "Top Ten" Finish and being named to the OUA All-Star team. Szabo started strong by earning the Silver Medal, at the OUA Designated Race One, at Duntroon, Ontario. At the OUA Championship, Szabo anchored a strong Relay Race team that earned the OUA Bronze Medal, Szabo had a eighth place finish in the 5km Classic race, with a time of 23:35.5 that propelled Carleton to the overall Bronze Medal. Eva picked up a total of three medals at the OUA Championship and five overall during the three OUA Designated races in 2005-06.
The Mechanical Engineering major was a Raven Fund recipient for combining excellence in the classroom and the ski trails. She becomes the third Nordic Ski student-athlete in four years to earn the Ruth Coe Memorial Award.