NWC Women's Cross Country - Oct. 10-16, 2016

NWC Women's Cross Country - Oct. 10-16, 2016

Women’s Cross Country Student-Athlete of the Week – Oct. 10-16, 2016



Junior, Spokane, Wash. / Gonzaga Prep HS


Leland won the Wes Cook / George Fox Invitational at Willamette Mission State Park in Brooks, Ore., by 49 seconds over the second-place runner to earn her third NWC weekly award this fall.  Her time of 21:44.9 was the best of 87 runners on the 6K course and helped Whitworth finish second as a team in the event.


Honorable Mention:

Bryn Carlson, Whitman (Fr, Palo Alto, Calif.)

Tori Klein, Puget Sound (Sr, Yakima, Wash.)

Emma Knudson, Linfield (Jr, Billings, Mont.)

Olivia Mancl, Willamette (Sr, Seattle, Wash. / Roosevelt)

Stephenie Spencer, Pacific (Jr, Bothell, Wash.)

Frances Swanson, Lewis & Clark (Sr, San Rafael, Calif.)


Previous Honorees:

Kayla Leland, Whw (9/5); Stephenie Spencer, Pac (9/12); Kayla Leland, Whw (9/19); Olivia Mancl, Wil (10/3)