Mount Olive's Smith Named Conference Carolinas Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week

HIGH POINT, N.C.Mount Olive's Tai Smith has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week, the Conference announced today.

A native of Glendale, AZ., Smith took a 3rd-place finish at the inaugural Mount Olive Twilight this Friday, August 31. In his season opener, the junior would run the event in 26:39.9 to help pace Mount Olive to a first-place team finish.

 

Also nominated for Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week:
Austin Thompson (Lees-McRae College) 27:55.3 for 6th place finish at Chick-Fil-A Invitational
Christian Keghlian (Belmont Abbey) 30:22.8 for 29th place finish at Chick-Fil-A Invitational

 

2018 Men's Cross Country Runners of the Week
Week One (Sept. 4) – Tai Smith (Mount Olive)