Hanover freshman Arig Tong (Columbus, Ind. / North) has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week.
Tong finished sixth overall out of 300 runners at the Wilmington Jenna Strong Fall Classic on Friday. The freshman was the fastest NCAA Division III runner with a 5k time of 18:28.4, which is the third fastest time in school history. The Hanover women’s cross country team placed 11th out of 35 teams at the Classic.
The Hanover Panthers will be back in action on October 27th at the HCAC Cross Country Championships in Shelbyville, Ind.
|HCAC Women's Cross Country
|Week 1||Ana Sosa-Ebert, Earlham College|
|Week 2||Mary Petersen, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology|
|Week 3||Maria Waters, Mount St. Joseph University|
|Week 4||Hannah Wappes, Manchester University|
|Week 5||Arig Tong, Hanover College|