Wisconsin Earns Men’s Cross Country Weekly Honors; Indiana Claims Women’s Weekly Plaudit
Oct. 6, 2017

Men’s Athlete of the Week
Oliver Hoare, Wisconsin
So. – Sydney, Australia

• Earned the best individual finish among Big Ten competitors at the Greater Louisville Classic, crossing the 8K finish line in 23:40.54
• With a one-mile pace of 4:46, claimed an eighth-place individual finish, the only top-10 tally among Big Ten students
• Earns his first career Big Ten Athlete of the Week honor
• Last Wisconsin Athlete of the Week: Morgan McDonald (Oct. 19, 2016)

Women’s Athlete of the Week
Katherine Receveur, Indiana
Jr. – Louisville, Ky. – Assumption

• Earned individual medalist honors at the Sam Bell Invitational in Bloomington, Ind., finishing more than 22 seconds ahead of the second-place finisher
• Crossed the finish line in 20:14.08, setting a new 6K record on the IU Championship Cross Country Course
• The 2016 first-team All-Big Ten selection and two-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree earns her second career Big Ten Athlete of the Week plaudit and second in as many weeks
Last Indiana Athlete of the Week: Katherine Receveur (Sept. 27, 2017)