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NACAC’s Lopez, special guest at Gibson McCook Relays

Published:Thursday | February 21, 2019 | 12:11 AM

President of the North American, Central American and Caribbean (NACAC) Athletics Association, Professor Victor Lopez, will be a special guest at the 43rd Gibson McCook Relays on Saturday.

Professor Lopez assumed the presidency of NACAC in 2013, succeeding Neville ‘Teddy’ McCook and has been extremely generous in his support for the Gibson McCook Relays since taking over the reins of the association.

At Saturday’s meet, Professor Lopez will give a brief address before presenting NACAC awards to three Jamaicans who were selected as performers of the year for the 2018 season.

The awardees are Julian Robinson, 2018 NACAC Coach of the Year, Fedrick Dacres, 2018 NACAC Senior Male Athlete of the Year, and Briana Williams, 2018 NACAC Junior Female Athlete of the Year.