FSC's Kwambai and NSU's Palmer Race to Cross Country Weekly Honors
Florida Southern's Carolyne Kwambai and Nova Southeastern's Jeff Palmer have been selected Sunshine State Conference Cross Country Runners of the Week for the period ending September 14.
RUNNER OF THE WEEK -- Florida Southern junior Carolyne Kwambai (Eldoret, Kenya) was the top finisher at the Florida Tech Invitational, crossing the finish line with a time of 18:25 to lead a field of 55 runners. Kwambai’s finish helped the Moccasins place third in the event. Her performance marked the first individual victory of her career.
RUNNER OF THE WEEK -- Nova Southeastern sophomore Jeff Palmer (Orange Park, Fla.) had another strong performance for the Sharks, turning in a time of 25:23 to finish second among 69 runners at the Florida Tech Invitational. Palmer’s efforts helped NSU secure second place in the team standings.
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