Wisconsin's Beutler Garners Weekly Women's Cross Country Laurels

Wisconsin's Ashley Beutler was named Big Ten Athlete of the Week.

Wisconsin's Ashley Beutler was named Big Ten Athlete of the Week.

Sept. 25, 2012

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Athlete of the Week
Ashley Beutler, Wisconsin
Sr. – New Glarus, Wis. – New Glarus  

  • Took fourth place at the Virginia/Panorama Farms Invitational, finishing the 5,000-meter course in 17:43.8
  • Pushed the Badgers to a first-place team finish, their third consecutive meet win to open the season
  • The weekly honor is the first of her career
  • Last Wisconsin Athlete of the Week: Dani Fischer (Oct. 25, 2011)

2012 Big Ten Women’s Cross Country Athletes of the Week
Sept. 4          Rebekka Simko, Jr., PSU
                      Sam Walkow, Sr., PUR
Sept. 11        Kayla Beattie, So., IOWA
Sept. 18        Courtney Yaeger, Sr., ILL
                     Audrey Huth, Sr., NU
Sept. 25        Ashley Beutler, Sr., WIS