Megan DeWeerd Named CCAC Runner of the Week

For the second time this season Megan DeWeerd (Sioux Falls, South Dakota) has earned weekly honors for her performance on the cross country course.  For September 3-8, DeWeerd was named the CCAC Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week. The honor came after she captured the individual title at the Purdue University-Northwest Classic on September 7.

In the 5K race DeWeerd ran a time of 19:02.0 to outdistance 59 other runners. Her time was six seconds faster than the next competitor, who was teammate Nicole Syverson, and nearly a minute better than the third place finisher.  Overall DeWeerd helped the team to a first place finish of the five competing schools.

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