King & Jorstad Repeat As Skyline Women’s Cross Country Weekly Award Winners

King & Jorstad Repeat As Skyline Women’s Cross Country Weekly Award Winners

KINGS POINT, N.Y. (Sept. 18, 2018) – For the second-straight week, USMMA freshmen Robin King (Raymond, Ohio) and Brooke Jorstad (La Crosse, Wis.) have swept the Skyline Conference women's cross country weekly honors, as the league announced on Monday that King was named the Runner of the Week and Jorstad earned Rookie of the Week honors for the third-straight week. The accolades come after their performances in the Queensborough Invitational this past Sunday. 

King ran a 20:54.2 in the 5K race at Van Cortlandt Park, which was second overall and tops among DIII runners. She helped lead the Mariners to a second-place team finish at the event (again, tops among DIII schools). 

Jorstad finished the race in seventh place (third among DIII runners) with a time of 22:05.7. 

For the complete release from the Skyline Conference, click here

The Mariners return to action on Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Mount St. Mary Invitational. First race is scheduled for 11 a.m. at the Hudson Valley Sports Dome in Milton, N.Y. 

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