HIGH POINT, N.C. – North Greenville University's Ben Sessions has been named the Conference Carolinas Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week for meets ran during the week of Oct. 2 -8, the Conference announced today.
A senior from Greenville, S.C., Sessions placed 16th out of 73 runners at the Gene Mullin Invitational hosted by Furman University. He was the only top-20 finisher for the Crusaders, finishing in 16:24.43 in the team's last outing before the conference championship coming up on October 20th.
Also nominated for Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week: Nolan Capps (Lees-McRae), James Russell Ballowe (King), and Corey Ross (Limestone College).
2017 Men’s Cross Country Runners of the Week
Week One (Sept. 5) – Sam Lynch (Belmont Abbey)
Week Two (Sept. 12) – Adam Craig (Mount Olive)
Week Three (Sept. 19) – Austin Thompson (Lees-McRae)
Week Four (Sept. 26) – Will Kennedy (Limestone)
Week Five (Oct. 3) – Jonathan Dahlke (Mount Olive)
Week Six (Oct. 10) – Ben Sessions (North Greenville)