NAIA XC National Athletes of the Week (October 20)
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Here are the NAIA Men’s & Women’s Cross Country National Athletes of the Week, as released on Wednesday afternoon by the NAIA National Office.
Men’s Athlete of the Week
Cole Olsen, Lewis-Clark State (Idaho)
Cole Olsen stood out at the Inland Empire Championships this past weekend. Olsen was the top NAIA finisher at the meet, covering the 8k tract in 24:31 to place fifth overall.
Women’s National Athlete of the Week
Becca Richtman, Montana Tech
Becca Richtman ran well at the Inland Empire Championships this past weekend. Richtman was the top NAIA finisher at the meet, covering the 5k tract in 17:17 for a third-place showing, which put her only nine seconds behind the individual champion.