FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 28, 2013
FORT WAYNE, Ind. –The Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference office announced its weekly award winners on Monday afternoon and Aaron Belcher and Becca Lamb swept the Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Runners of the Week awards. It’s the third time this season Belcher has won the award and second such honor for Lamb in 2013.
Belcher, a Mooresville, Ind. native, finished 10th overall at the NAIA Great Lakes Challenge on Saturday with a personal best time of 25:19, helping the Warriors to a sixth-place team finish and the fifth fastest team time in school histroy (2:10:32.14).
A North Ridgeville, Ohio native, Lamb finished 11th at the same event with her own personal best time of 18:24 to lead Tech to a fourth-place finish, topping all other WHAC teams at the event. The women finished with the third-fastest time in school histroy with a 1:34:19.
The Warriors being post-season competition when they return to Riverside Park in Grand Rapids, Mich. on Nov. 9 for the WHAC Cross Country Championships.