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 sixth week of the 2019 season. Queens Yannik Duppich was named the runner of the week.
Duppich, a senior from Gerolstein, Germany, competed in the Royals XC Challenge in Charlotte, N.C. this past weekend. He placed 10thin the men's 8k, with a time of 24:17. Duppich helped lead the 16th-ranked Royals to a third-place finish overall.
This is Duppich's first Runner of the Week honor for the 2019 season.
2019 SAC AstroTurf Men's Cross Country Runners of the Week
Sept. 10 – Josh Adkins, Lenoir-Rhyne
Sept. 17 – Anthony Raftis, Queens
Sept. 24 – Micah Kipchumba, Wingate
Oct. 1 – Anthony Raftis, Queens
Oct. 8 – Michael Jakubek, Lincoln Memorial
Oct. 15 – Yannik Duppich, Queens
AstroTurf is an official corporate partner of the South Atlantic Conference and title sponsor of the Conference's Player of the Week awards program.