O'Sullivan, Dobrescu named Players of the Week

Two cross country runners earned Player of the Week honors for their performances at the Purdue University-Northwest Invitational.

On the conference level, freshman Julie O’Sullivan was named the CCAC Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week. She finished in second out of 46 runners at the meet on Sept. 6. She ran a time of 23:48.5 in the 6K race.

Sophomore Andrew Dobrescu, on the other hand, received honors at the national level, being named the NCCAA Men’s Cross Country Student-Athlete of the Week. Dobrescu finished fourth out of 51 runners, completing the 8K course in 26:34.9.

For more information about the CCAC Runner of the Week award, visit ccacsports.com.

For more information about the NCCAA Student Athlete of the Week award, visit thenccaa.org.