Katie Sack named SCAC Character & Community Female Student Athlete of the Week

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Katie Sack, a senior on the women's cross country team who hails from Goshen, Ky., has been selected the SCAC Character & Community Female Student-Athlete-of-the-Week for the week ending October 17, 2010.

Sack has been involved in ESL tutoring for recent immigrants for the past two years. She also works with the Northstar Soccer Club, a program for underprivileged youth.

This past spring, Sack started Beyond Basic Babysitting, which is a group of BSC students who are trained to care for children with physical, developmental, and behavioral disabilities.

Sack is also very active with her church, Highlands United Methodist, participating in the Wesley Fellowship and Reform University Fellowship and serving as a Chapel Intern, Campus Small Group Leader, and Senior High Sunday School Teacher.

A Resident Advisor on campus, Sack writes for the sports section of the Hilltop News, and is an intern in the Sparks Clinic MRI lab.