Queens’ Hewitt Named Women's Runner of the Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Wednesday, October 19, 2011

High Point, N.C.> Queens University’s Kimone Hewitt has been selected as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas women's cross country Runner of the Week during week number seven in the 2011 season. The senior from Orange County, CA raced to a fifth place individual finish in a time of 17:40.56 in the Royal Cross Country Challenge helping to clinch the third place team finish for Queens University of Charlotte. Three of the top-five runners were unattached and the team finish was three spots better than last years in the Queens hosted events. Taking the team title was No. 3 Florida State while Elon Finished second. Queens was the top Division II finisher in the race. Queens' next race will be on Friday, October 21st in the Conference Carolinas meet at McAlpine Park in Charlotte.