Kirwa Named SoCon Runner of the Week
Courtesy: GoMocs.com

SPARTANBURG, S.C. --- University of Tennessee at Chattanooga senior distance runner Emmanuel Kirwa was selected the Southern Conference men's cross country Runner of the Week the league office announced Tuesday afternoon.

Kirwa, a native of Kapsabet, Kenya, ran a 24:04 on the 8K course at the Greater Louisville Classic over the weekend. He placed 16th overall our of more than 400 runners in the Gold Division. This is the second time this season that Kirwa, a two-time SoCon Runner of the Year, has received this honor.

The Mocs return to action on Oct. 16 when UTC hosts the annual Front Runner Invitational at the Moccasin Bend Race Course.

Southern Conference Men's Runner of the Week

Week 1: Ryan Hopkins, Davidson

Week 2: Emmanuel Kirwa, Chattanooga

Week 3: Ryan Hopkins, Davidson

Week 4: Layton Dorsett, Samford

Week 5: Emmanuel Kirwa, Chattanooga

Seniors (from left) Keeley Stewart, Amanda Cotter, Patrick O'Brien, Harry Smithers, John Gilpin run their final home race.
The Mocs, led by Amanda Cotter and John Gilpin, finished second in the men's and women's races at the Front Runner Invitational.  MORE
Men at the start of the 2014 PowerAde Invitational
The Mocs will close out the regular season Saturday, October 18 with its annual Front Runner Invitational. The women's 2-mile begins at 3 p.m....  MORE
UTC junior Teghan Henderson was selected the Southern Conference women's cross country Runner of the Month for September the league office announced...  MORE
On a blustery day in Lousville, the UTC women's cross country team ran a strong race to finish 23rd in the Gold Division Saturday at the Louisville...  MORE
The Mocs cross country team will head to Kentucky Saturday for the Greater Louisville Classic.  MORE
          Twitter
          Facebook
          Audio
          Video
          Enews
          Live Stats
          Mobile
          Rss Feed
advertisement
https://epbfi.com/
Upcoming Live Events on MocsVision