NWC Men's Cross Country - 09.12-09.18

NWC Men's Cross Country - 09.12-09.18

HILLSBORO, Ore. — Pacific Lutheran’s Brad Hodkinson and Whitworth’s Kayla Leland were named the NWC Cross Country Student-Athletes of the Week, as announced Monday by the conference office.

Hodkinson (Snohomish, Wash.), a junior, was the individual champion in the men’s open division at the Sundodger Invite. Hodkinson posted a time of 24:24.05 on the 8k course, finishing nearly nine seconds ahead of the second-place finisher and over 40 seconds faster than the next Division III competitor.

Leland (Spokane, Wash.) earned her second weekly award of the season after leading the Whitworth women to a sixth-place finish in the women’s open division of the Sundodger Invitational on Saturday afternoon with a time of 21:37.29 (6k). The senior's time and finish were best among Division III runners at the Sundodger Invitational.

 

 

Week

Men

Women

3 (09.18.17)

Brad Hodkinson, PLU

Kayla Leland, WHW

2 (09.11.17)

Michael Montague, WIL

Hannah Swanson, WIL

1 (09.05.17)

Christian Parr, GFU

Kayla Leland, WHW