Brian King Named MAC Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week

Updated 10/3/2006

Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week:

Brian King

Ohio

Sr.?(Richfield, Minn.)

 

Senior Brian King placed 12th overall and was the lone Bobcat runner to finish in the meet's top-25 as the Ohio men's cross country team placed seventh in a 25-team field on Friday, Sept. 29 at the Notre Dame Invite. King was the top Ohio finisher in the men's race, with a time of 25:16. His time was almost 35 seconds faster than any other Bobcat runner.

 

Other Nominees:

 

Corey Nowitzke

Eastern Michigan

Sr.?(Monroe, Mich./Monroe)

 

Corey placed 26th overall out of 156 runners Saturday at the Notre Dame Invitational, with a time of 24:24. He helped the 28th ranked Eagles to a seventh place finish out of twenty teams and was the top runner in the event for his school.

 

 

Jason Headman

Akron

Jr.?(Ashtabula, Ohio/Edgewood)

 

Jason Headman (Ashtabula, Ohio/Edgewood HS)  led the UA men in the 8K run with a time of 25:39 to finish 25th out of 205 runners. Headman help guide the Zips to a 13th-place finish out of 25 teams in the race.

 

Andy Leonard

Buffalo

Sr.?(Rochester, N.Y./Churchville)

 

Andy ran a strong race against very good competition.

 

Miami

Did not compete this week; No Runner of the Week Nominations

 

Central Michigan

Did not compete this week; No Runner of the Week Nominations

 

Bowling Green

Did not compete this week; No Runner of the Week Nominations

 

Kent State

Did not compete this week; No Runner of the Week Nominations