GREENVILLE, S.C. – North Greenville’s Hope Whisman has been tabbed as the Conference Carolinas Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week.
The league office made the official announcement on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019.
A senior out of Irmo, S.C., Whisman posted the top finish among all NCAA Division II competitors at the 2019 Eye Opener at the Milliken Research Center in Spartanburg, S.C.
Whisman’s 5K time of 20:29.2 allowed her to claim a 20th place finish overall at the Eye Opener. North Greenville finished fourth as a team.
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Conference Carolinas member institutions are Barton, Belmont Abbey, Chowan, Converse, Emmanuel, Erskine, King, Lees-McRae, Limestone, Mount Olive, North Greenville and Southern Wesleyan.
Conference Carolinas believes in the development and formation of the whole person in body, mind and soul. Our students are nationally recognized for their extraordinary success in the classroom, in the community and at the highest levels of NCAA competition.
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2019 Conference Carolinas Women’s Cross Country Runners of the Week
Week One (Sept. 9, 2019)
Lizzie Naval – Erskine
Week Two (Sept. 16, 2019)
Hope Whisman – North Greenville