HIGH POINT, N.C. – King University's Hannah Kusmierz has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week for meets ran during the week of Oct. 2 - 8, the Conference announced today.
Kusmierz, a sophomore from Orleans, Mich., ran a new personal-best 5k time of 20:21.12 on her way to a 13th place finish at the Gene Mullin Invitational hosted by Furman University.
Also nominated for Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week: Hanan Balawi (Southern Wesleyan), Tori Davies (North Greenville), and Sarah Rutto (Limestone College).
2017 Women's Cross Country Runners of the Week
Week One (Sept. 5) – Hannah Zenker (Belmont Abbey)
Week Two (Sept. 12) – Leah Hanle (Mount Olive)
Week Three (Sept. 19) – Sharon Kiptoo (Barton)
Week Four (Sept. 26) – Sharon Kiptoo (Barton)
Week Five (Oct. 3) – Leah Hanle (Mount Olive)
Week Six (Oct. 10) – Hannah Kusmierz (King)