ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com)– The South Atlantic Conference announced its AstroTurf Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week in meets competed in during the third week of the 2019 season. Wingate's Micah Kipchumba was named the runner of the week.
Kipchumba, a junior from Nakura, Kenya, competed in the 10thAnnual Bulldog Stampede this past weekend, where he placed first in the men's 8k with a time of 25:23.02. He also helped lead the Bulldogs to a second-place finish overall.
This is Kipchumba's first Runner of the Week honor for the 2019 season.
2019 SAC AstroTurf Men's Cross Country Runners of the Week
Sept. 10 – Franziska Althaus, Wingate
Sept. 17 – Anthony Raftis, Queens
Sept. 24 – Micah Kipchumba, Wingate
AstroTurf is an official corporate partner of the South Atlantic Conference and title sponsor of the Conference's Player of the Week awards program.