Lenoir-Rhyne's Kiplagat Named South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week

Lenoir-Rhyne's Kiplagat Named South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week

ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – The South Atlantic Conference announced its AstroTurf Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week for meets competed in during the week of Oct. 8 through Oct. 14. Lenoir-Rhyne's Domtila Kiplagat was named the runner of the week. 

Kiplagat, a senior from Eldoret, Kenya, posted a Lenoir-Rhyne record time of 17:29 in the 5k race at the Royals Challenge last week. She finished ninth overall and was the top SAC finisher at the meet.

This is Kiplagat's second Runner of the Week accolade this season.

2018 SAC AstroTurf Women's Cross Country Runners of the Week
Sept. 5 – Hannah Mercer, Catawba
Sept. 11 – Alissa Furches, Tusculum
Sept. 18 – Abigail Bozarth, Anderson
Sept. 25 – Julie Diaz, Wingate
Oct. 2 – Domtila Kiplagat, Lenoir-Rhyne
Oct. 9 – Natane Deruytter, Queens
Oct. 16 - Domtila Kiplagat, Lenoir-Rhyne

AstroTurf is an official corporate partner of the South Atlantic Conference and title sponsor of the Conference's Player of the Week awards program. 

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