NECC Women's Cross Country Athletes of the Week #5

NECC Women's Cross Country Athletes of the Week #5

Runner of the Week

 

Annika Kristiansen (Sr.), Southern Vermont College

Senior Annika Kristiansen (Keene, N.H.) led the Mountaineers in her first race of the season. The Bennington College senior came through at 20:29 to finish just 25 seconds shy of her school record, with a pace of 6:36 per mile.

 

Rookie of the Week

 

Emily Ikonen (Fr.), Southern Vemont College

Freshman Emily Ikonen (Hubbardston, Mass.) registered her fourth-straight personal record on Saturday as she posted a 23:14 at the Keene State Invitational. Her pace of 7:29 per mile on the 5k course was good enough for third for the Mountaineers.