Hurtado and Wetering Named Cross Country Athletes of the Week
Tianna Hurtado and Tyler Wetering of South Dakota have been named the North Central Conference Cross Country Athletes of the Week by the conference office.
Hurtado, a freshman from Loveland, Colo., finished second at the Don Baker Memorial Meet with a time of 18:56.59 over the 5-kilometer course. Her second place finish came behind unattached Ramsey Kavan, a standout runner last year at Notre Dame.
Wetering, a senior from Sioux Falls, S.D., easily won the Don Baker Memorial Meet with an 8-kilometer time of 25:58.44. He finished :42.21 faster than the runner-up.
Others nominated: Male: Chad Backsen,
Augustana. Female: Jullian Tholen, Augustana.