Hattiesburg, Miss. - The Gulf Coast Athletic Conference announced today the Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week for the week ending October 7, 2012.
Catherine Fakler # of Xavier (La.)- Winner at the Conference level
A SO from Phoenix, Ariz.
|Total # of|
|10-5||Mississippi College/Watson Ford Inv||3||24:07||44||6K||Results|
Notes: Broke Xavier 6K record for second time this year and third time in four attempts in two collegiate seasons. Beat teammate and defending conference champion Zahri Jackson by nearly 55 seconds. Led Xavier to team title among non-NCAA Division I opponents. Had all runners been scored together, Xavier would have finished ahead of the DI champion, Mississippi Valley. Xavier has won four team championships and recorded 10 upper-division finishes during Fakler's tenure.