Megan DeWeerd Named CCAC Runner of the Week

For the second time this season junior Megan DeWeerd (Sioux Falls, South Dakota) has earned CCAC Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week honors. This latest honor came from her performance at the Midwest Intercollegiate Championships hosted by Olivet Nazarene University on September 29.

At the meet DeWeerd finished in second place overall in a field of 146 runners and was the top runner from an NAIA school.  She registered a time of 18:32.3 over the 5K course at Aspen Ridge Golf Course and helped the Trolls to a fifth place finish of the 10 competing teams.

For the season DeWeerd has posted two first place and one second place finishes. The team is currently ranked No. 20 in the NAIA Coaches’ Poll.

For more CCAC Runner of the Week information click here.