GREENVILLE, S.C. – Emmanuel freshman Shane Shelafoe has been selected as the Conference Carolinas Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week.
The league office made the official announcement on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019.
A native of Maysville, Ga., Shelafoe finished third individually at the 2019 UNG Cross Country Invitational that was hosted by North Georgia in Oakwood, Ga. Shelafoe posted an 8K time of 26:53.8 in finishing third at the UNG Invitational that featured 101 men’s participants.
Shelafoe’s strong finish allowed Emmanuel to finish second out of 12 teams at the UNG Invitational.
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Conference Carolinas has a rich tradition in roots that dates back to its early initial inception on Dec. 6, 1930. The NCAA Division II athletics conference presently has member schools located in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.
Conference Carolinas member institutions are Barton, Belmont Abbey, Chowan, Converse, Emmanuel, Erskine, King, Lees-McRae, Limestone, Mount Olive, North Greenville and Southern Wesleyan.
Conference Carolinas believes in the development and formation of the whole person in body, mind and soul. Our students are nationally recognized for their extraordinary success in the classroom, in the community and at the highest levels of NCAA competition.
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2019 Conference Carolinas Men’s Cross Country Runners of the Week
Week One (Sept. 9, 2019)
Tristin Bertie - Lees-McRae
Week Two (Sept. 16, 2019)
Shane Shelafoe - Emmanuel