Ashley Aho and Chris Xuan of Finlandia have been named the American Collegiate Athletic Association Cross Country Athletes of the Week for their performances at the Disney ESPN Classic in Orlando, Fla.
Aho, a junior from Hancock, MI (Hancock HS), posted a 5K time of 22:40.70 to finish 126th in the event that drew competitors from across all NCAA divisions. Aho has now been the first Lion across the line in all 15 of her collegiate career races. Finlandia finished 22nd as a team.
Xuan, a senior from Shenzhen, China, set a new PR by over two minutes with a 33:03.00 clocking in the 8K event to finish 111th. He led the Lions to a 16th-place finish.
Others Nominated: Women: None. Men: None.
September 4 - Julia Russell, Alfred State
September 11 - Veronica Dailey, Alfred State
September 18 - Ashley Aho, Finlandia
September 25 - Kali Keyes, SUNY Delhi
October 2 - Natalie Kleier, Thomas More
September 4 - Ross Klocke, Thomas More
September 11 - Kobie Lane, SUNY Delhi
September 18 - Abshir Yerow, SUNY Delhi
September 25 - Michael Campbell, Thomas More
October 2 - Kobie Lane, SUNY Delhi