Florida State's Gunn and North Carolina's Felnagle Earn ACC Cross Country Honors
Oct. 6, 2008
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Florida State's Luke Gunn has been named the Atlantic Coast Conference Men's Cross Country Performer of the Week and North Carolina's Brie Felnagle was selected as the ACC Women's Cross Country Performer of the Week.
Gunn earned the men's award after finishing fourth individually at the Notre Dame Invitational in South Bend, Ind.
In earning the award for the first time this season, the Derby, England, senior covered the 8k course in a school-record time of 23:35 and paced the Seminoles to the team title in a competition that included six other ranked schools.
In her first competition of the season, Felnagle turned in a dominant performance at the Notre Dame Invitational in South Bend, Ind., as she led the Tar Heels to a 14th place finish. In a race that included 12 ranked teams, the Tacoma, Wash., senior claimed individual honors with a 5k personal-best time of 16:21.