WATERVILLE, Maine – The North Atlantic Conference (NAC) has announced its weekly awards for men's cross country, and Thomas College junior Jarrod Ottman (Merrimack, N.H.) has been named Runner of the Week for the third time this season.
Ottman finished 18th in a field of 223 runners at the Maine State Championship on Saturday. Pacing a 5:21 mile over the 8k (4.97 mile) course, Ottman clocked 26:37..7, tops among conference runners in the race. The junior bested the next NAC runner by 29 places and nearly 40 seconds.
Ottman and the Terriers will run in the in the Monks Invitational, hosted by Saint Joseph's (Maine) on Saturday, October 6.