HIGH POINT, N.C. – King's Kirstin Barton has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week, the Conference announced today.
A native of San Antonio, Texas, Barton started her season with a runner-up finish at the Tusculum Zaxby's Open this Friday, September 7. The junior finished the 5k race in 20:56:2 to lead the Tornado in a third place team finish.
Also nominated for Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week:
Hailey Russell (Barton) 28:38.58 for 3rd/out of 77 finish at Monarch Cross Country Invitational
Kaleigh Roach (North Greenville) 21:10.7 for 4th/80 finish at Zaxby's Open
2018 Women's Cross Country Runners of the Week
Week One (Sept. 4) – Celine Ritter (Mount Olive)
Week Two (Sept. 11) – Kirstin Barton (King)