SPARTANBURG, S.C. --- University of Tennessee at Chattanooga sophomore Teghan Henderson (Pickering, Ontario) was selected the Southern Conference Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week, the league office announced Wednesday.
Henderson led the Lady Mocs to a second place finish at the Georgia State Invitational outdistancing her nearest rival by more than 18 seconds. She won the 4K event with a time of 14:07 ahead of Auburn’s Veronica Elders who was the SEC Freshman of the Week last week.
This is Henderson’s second straight win this season in as many meets and her second SoCon Runner of the Week nod. UTC returns to action on October 5 at the Greater Louisville Classic in Louisville, Ky.
2013 Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week
Sept. 4 – Kayla Schneider, Appalachian State
Sept. 11 – Teghan Henderson, Chattanooga
Sept. 18 – Shaina Sumney, UNCG
Sept. 25 – Teghan Henderson, Chattanooga