ACC Cross Country Performers of the Week
Nov. 7, 2011
GREENSBORO, N.C. - NC State's Lewis McPherson was named the ACC Men's Cross Country Performer of the Week while Duke's Colleen Schmidt was selected Women's Cross Country Performer of the Week following their performances this past weekend.
In earning performer of the week recognition, McPherson captured individual honors in Saturday's Three Stripe Red Shirt Invitational in Cary, N.C. The Richmond, Va., junior led the Wolfpack to a second-place team finish, completing the 5k course in 14:59.
Schmidt led Duke to the team title Saturday at the Three Stripe Red Shirt Invitational, hosted by NC State in Cary, N.C. The Point Lookout, N.Y., freshman posted a first-place finish for the first time in her career, defeating a field of 27 with her time of 17:57 on the 5K course.