(FOR THE WEEK OF SEPT. 3-9)
MEN'S RUNNER OF THE WEEK
Ryan Dalaba, Lasell (Sr., North Granville, N.Y.)
Dalaba finished in 15th place among 63 runners in the 8K race, crossing the finish line in 29 minutes, seven seconds at the UNE Invitational.
WOMEN'S RUNNER OF THE WEEK
Mia Tompkins, University of Saint Joseph (Conn.) (Sr. -Meriden, Conn.)
Tompkins picked up right where she left off from the 2017 cross country season and led the Blue Jays at the Trinity College Bantam XC Invitational on Saturday. The veteran paced USJ and posted a 9th place finish out of 63 runners with a finishing 5K time of 20:31.3 on an average 6:37 mile pace.
MEN'S ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Troy Hendricks, Saint Joseph's College (ME) (Fr. - Hiram, Maine)
Hendricks led Saint Joseph's with a 28:04 performance and placed seventh overall in the 8K UNE Invitational on Saturday.
WOMEN'S ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Hannah Fitzpatrick, Emmanuel (Mass.) (Fr. - Revere, Mass.)
Fitzpatrick enjoyed a strong collegiate debut at the Endicott Invitational with a 5th place finish. The freshman crossed the finish line in the 5k race with a time of 20:20 as the top Emmanuel finisher.
WEEK 2 HONOR ROLL
|WEEK||MEN'S RUNNER||WOMEN'S RUNNER||
|1||Peter Bakker, CSC||Emma Weisse, SUF||Zachary Bergeron, NOR||Ashleigh Kelly, REG|
|2||Ryan Dalaba, LAS||Mia Tompkins, USJ||Troy Hendricks, SJC||Hannah Fitzpatrick, EMM|
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