The Murfreesboro, Tenn., native holds a 4.00 GPA and is pursuing his MBA after completing his undergraduate degree at UTC.
Berry crossed the line in second place in Chattanooga's PowerAde invitational over the weekend. He paced the Mocs with a 15:00 5K. The Chattanooga men's team claimed the title with 31 points, ahead of Middle Tennessee's 55. The Mocs currently sit in the fifth spot in the NCAA South Region rankings following their win.
Berry is a former SoCon Cross Country Freshman of the Year and a two-time cross country all-conference performer.
Both the men's and women's teams will head to Nashville Saturday, Sept. 17 for the Vanderbilt Commodore Classic to be run at Percy Warner Park. The men's 8K race will begin at 10 a.m. followed by the women's 5K.
Southern Conference Student-Athlete of the Week
Sept. 7 Demetrios Pagnois, Cross Country, Davidson
Sept. 14 Chris Berry, Cross Country, Chattanooga