Duke's Morgan Pearson and Virginia's Anna Corrigan Named ACC Cross Country Performers of the Week
Sept. 13, 2011
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Duke's Morgan Pearson was selected as the ACC Men's Cross Country Performer of the Week and Virginia's Anna Corrigan was named the ACC Women's Cross Country Performer of the Week.
Pearson led the Blue Devils to a team championship at this weekend's James Madison Invitational in Harrisonburg, Va. The top finisher in each of Duke's first two meets, the New Vernon, N.J., freshman led a field of 79 competitors at the JMU meet with a 25:01.5 clocking for the 7.9k course.
Corrigan led No. 17 Virginia to a first place finish at this weekend's Lou Onesty Open in Charlottesville, Va. The Burke, Va., senior captured individual honors, completing the 5k course in 18:04.50, placing her 8.5 seconds ahead of teammate Kathleen Stevens.