Penn State's Dawson Earns First Men's Cross Country Weekly Honor of 2011

Penn State's Kyle Dawson has been named Big Ten Runner of the Week.

Sept. 6, 2011

Runner of the Week
Kyle Dawson, Penn State
Sr. - Coatesville, Pa. - Coatesville

  • Took first place at the Lock Haven Dolan Duals, finishing the 6,000-meter course in 17:36
  • Set a 6K course record, finishing nearly 30 seconds faster than the previous mark
  • Led the Nittany Lions to a first-place team finish
  • The weekly honor is the first of his career
  • Last Penn State Runner of the Week: Vince McNally (Sept. 7, 2010)

2011 Big Ten Men's Cross Country Runners of the Week

Sept. 6          Kyle Dawson, Sr., PSU