Men's & Women's Cross Country Runners of the Week Named

Illinois senior Trent Hoerr ran a personal best 23:54 to claim the men's individual title at last weekend's Illinois Intercollegiate Championships.

Illinois senior Trent Hoerr ran a personal best 23:54 to claim the men's individual title at last weekend's Illinois Intercollegiate Championships.

Sept. 18, 2007

Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week

 

Diane Nukuri, Iowa

Sr., Toronto, Ontario/Butler County CC

 

Nukuri covered the 4,000-meter course in 13:14 to win the Hawkeye Invitational and set a new course record. The Toronto, Ontario, native shattered the Ashton Cross Country record by nearly one minute (14:09 previous course record) as they Hawkeyes captured the event crown. This is Nukuri's second career weekly conference laurel.

 


 

 

 Last IOWA Runner of the Week: Diane Nukuri (10/3/06)

 

 

Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week

 

Trent Hoerr, Illinois

Sr., Morton, Ill./Morton

 

Hoerr captured the 8K individual title and led Illinois to the team title at the 22-team Illinois Intercollegiate Championships last weekend. The Morton, Ill., native ran a personal best time of 23:54, placing him on the Top-10 Illinois Times by Distance Record. Hoerr earns the first weekly accolade of his career.

 

Last ILL Runner of the Week: Jason Bill (9/10/03)

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