Cross Country News
NWAACC Cross Country Athletes of the Week - Week 2
Brandon Raleigh (Mt. Hood, Freshman)
-- Event: 6 Kilometer Cross Country; Mark: 19:31 at Ash Creek XC Invitational
- "Ran about 5:19 per mile and was in the top 10 for overall finishers."
- "He has been looking solid so far this season and backed it up two weeks in a row. He ran well against some good runners from four-year schools."
Niemh McCarthy (Clark, Sophomore)
-- Event: 6 Kilometer Cross Country; Mark: 24:15.96 at Sundodger Invitational
- "Niemh ran a strong race, running through 3 miles in 19:20."
Oksana Carlson (Green River, Sophomore)
-- Event: 6 Kilometer Cross Country; Mark: 25:53.0 at Sundodger Invitational
- "Oksana improved her 6K time from 27:16 to 25:53. She is a 38-year old mother of four who is an inspiration to many young GRCC athletes. She never misses a practice and works harder than the athletes 20 years younger."