Cross Country Runners of the Week: October 20
Men’s Runner of the Week
Fr.– 5’10 – Cross Country – Kenya
Chepkwony finished third overall with a mark of 25:49.82 during the Mississippi College Choctaw Open men’s 8K run. His time was tops among all Grambling State and SWAC contestants at the event, as he helped GSU earn a fourth-place team finish during the competition. The freshman runner has finished no worse than fourth place all season long.
Women’s Runner of the Week
Sr. – 5’1 – Cross Country – McDonough, Ga.
Rankine earned her third SWAC Runner of the Week honor this season after posting a team-best mark of 18:23.56 in the women’s 4.9K at the University of Alabama Crimson Classic. Rankine competed against the likes of Oklahoma State, Auburn, Texas A&M and Florida State during the event.