Week Three Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week: Kirstin Barton (King)

King's Barton Named Week 3 Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week

      

HIGH POINT, N.C. – King's Kirstin Barton has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week, the Conference announced today.

For the second straight week, Barton led the Tornado with a personal record under hurricane conditions. The San Antonio native set a 6k PR by more than three minutes at the Virginia Tech Alumni Meet last week... She finished in 24:717.3 bettering her previous best time fo 27:36.37.


King's Barton Named Week 2 Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week

      

HIGH POINT, N.C. – King's Kirstin Barton has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week, the Conference announced today.

A native of San Antonio, Texas, Barton started her season with a runner-up finish at the Tusculum Zaxby's Open this Friday, September 7. The junior finished the 5k race in 20:56:2 to lead the Tornado in a third place team finish. 


Mount Olive's Ritter Named Week 1 Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week

     

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Mount Olive’s Celine Ritter has been named the Conference Carolinas Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week, the Conference announced today.

A native of Roesrath, Germany, Ritter took a 1st-place finish at the inaugural Mount Olive Twilight this Friday, August 31. In her season opener, the sophomore would help pace Mount Olive to a team victory. The Trojans almost had a clean sweep taking seven of the top eight spots. Celine Ritter finished first for Mount Olive and in the field crossing the line at the time of 23:44.3. Mount Olive finished 1:15 ahead of the second place finisher UNC Pembroke.