Tristin Bertie of Lees-McRae Selected Conference Carolinas Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Tristin Bertie of Lees-McRae has been selected as the Conference Carolinas Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week after the opening week of the 2019 season.

The league office made the official announcement on Monday, Sept. 9, 2019.

The 2018 Conference Carolinas men’s cross country third team selection closed out his opening event of the season by finishing fifth at the 8K Lenoir-Rhyne Cross Country Invitational

The Cleveland, Ga. native placed fifth in the event with a time of 27:09.25.

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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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