Boston College’s Liv Westphal, Syracuse’s Martin Hehir earn weekly ACC Cross Country Honors

 

ACC Players of the Week Presented by Havoline


GREENSBORO, N.C. – Boston College’s Liv Westphal has been named the ACC Women’s Cross Country Performer of the Week, while Syracuse’s Martin Hehir was selected as the Men’s Cross Country Performer of the Week.

Westphal was the top Eagle finisher at Friday’s Wisconsin Invitational in Madison, Wisconsin, with a fourth overall finish in a field that included 22 ranked teams, including six of the top 10. The Limoges, France, senior finished the 6k course in 19:43, the fastest 6k time of her Boston College career and only eight seconds behind first-place finisher Crystal Nelson from Iowa State.

Hehir led sixth-ranked Syracuse to the team championship at Friday’s Wisconsin Invitational in Madison, Wisconsin, with a seventh-place finish in a field that included 19 ranked teams, including six of the top 10. The Washingtonville, New York, junior completed the 8k course in 23:55, only 12 seconds behind first-place finisher Maxim Korolev of Stanford.