Runner of the Week

Cross Country
Runner of the Week
This page serves as a memorial for the final full season of the DAC. These names should be remembered and their accomplishments should be preserved for all to see.
For the Week of November 01-07, 2010:

Male: Devon Berkness; Dakota State; Senior; Madison, SD

Berkness captured the individual conference championship in leading his team to a runner-up finish at the DAC Cross Country Meet in Jamestown.  He completed the 8K race in 26:20.

Female: Erin Curran; Black Hills State; Sophomore; Wahoo, NE

Curran won the individual conference championship in pacing the Yellow Jackets to their tenth conference title in eleven years.  She ran the 5K race in 18:25.

 

For the Week of October 18-24, 2010:

Male: No nominees.

Female: Katie Conlon; Jamestown College; Junior; Jamestown, ND

Conlon finished second at the Mount Marty Invitational in Yankton, SD.  She completed the 5000 meters course in 17:58.

For the Week of October 11-17, 2010:

Male: No nominees.

Female: Christina Soto; Dickinson State; Senior; Upland, CA

Soto finished third out of 81 runners at the  MSU-Billings Invitational.  She covered the 5K trek in a career best time of 18:23.

For the Week of October 04-10, 2010:

Male: No nominees.

Female: No nominees.

For the Week of September 27-October 03, 2010:

Male: Edwin Chelashaw; Dickinson State; Sophomore; Eldoret, Kenya

Chelashaw finished sixth overall and was the top runner from the DAC at the Jimmie Invitational in Jamestown.  He completed the 8K course in 27:45.

Female: Katie Conlon; Jamestown College; Junior; Jamestown, ND

Conlon set a new course record in winning the Jimmie Invitational in Jamestown.  Conlon finished the 5K course in 18:10, which was 21 seconds better than the second place finisher and was her third win in three races this season.

For the Week of September 20-26, 2010:

Male: Devon Berkness; Dakota State; Senior; Madison, SD

Berkness placed 25th out of 334 runners in the Maroon Division II for NCAA II and NAIA schools at the Roy Griak Invitational.  He ran the 8000 meter course in 26:32.

Female: Katie Conlon; Jamestown College; Junior; Jamestown, ND

Conlon finished fourth out of 287 runners in the Maroon Division II for NCAA II and NAIA schools at the prestigious Roy Griak Invitational in Minneapolis, MN.  She covered the 6000 meter race in 22:21.