Michigan State's Haines Garners Weekly Women's Cross Country Laurels

Oct. 9, 2012

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Athlete of the Week
Katie Haines, Michigan State
Sr. – Rockford, Mich. - Rockford 

  • Took first place at the Michigan Intercollegiate Championships
  • Finished the 5,000-meter course in 17:36.90
  • Pushed the No. 10 Spartans to a first-place team finish
  • The weekly honor is the first of her career
  • Last Michigan State Athlete of the Week: Olivia Sydow (Oct. 11, 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       
Oct. 2            Rebecca Addison, Sr., MICH
Oct. 9            Katie Haines, Sr., MSU