Wednesday, October 23, 2013
MACON, Ga. - ETSU Katie Hirko paced for Atlantic Sun Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week Honors as announced by the league's office on Wednesday.
Hirko led the Buccaneers to a fifth-place team finish out of 27 teams with her time of 18:01.54. This marks the third-straight meet Hirko has led the Bucs.
Hirko sets her sights on her second-career A-Sun Championship meet after she was named Freshmen of the Year at the 2012 meet.
Atlantic Sun Women's Runner of the Week - Oct. 23rd|
| Katie Hirko ETSU
• Oley, Pa.
||• Third Career A-Sun Runner of the Week award; Second this season
• Finished fourth out of 216 runners at the Blue Ridge Open
• Time of 18:01.54 paced the Bucs and led all A-Sun competitors
• Propelled the Buccaneers to a fifth-place finish out of 27
• Currently averages a tenth-place finish after four competitive meets
• Next ETSU Meet: A-Sun Championship ; Saturday, Nov. 2nd
Linda Wrede. Mercer; Alessandra Valdes, North Florida; Essence Jackson, USC Upstate