Koestner and Edwards Named SLIAC Runners of the Week
Athletic News - Cross Country(M&W)
The Saint Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced the winners of the Player of the Week for September 23rd.
MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY
Jesse Edwards, a sophomore from Rogersville, Mo., put together his personal best performance this weekened as he competed in the Missouri Southern Invitational. Edwards finished the 8K course in a time of 26:42, shaving off a minute of his previous personal best time. Edwards finished just over a minute off the winner's time and helped his team to an 8th place finish in the 16 team field.
WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY
Sarah Koestner, a senior from Russellville, Mo., set a personal record this weekend; taking 27 seconds off her previous best. Koestner completed the 5K race in the Missouri Southern Invitational in a time of 18:58, finishing 20th individually and 52 seconds behind the leader.