Related: USA South Release
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- Covenant men's cross country freshman Micah Sneller has been named USA South Rookie Runner of the Week, announced the conference on Monday afternoon.
Sneller is one of two Covenant student-athletes to gain accolades from the USA South this week as volleyball's Ginny Moore was named Player of the Week. The honor for Sneller is his first of the year.
The freshman from Lancaster, Pa., was Covenant's top finisher for a second consecutive week as he placed 72nd out of 147 runners at the University of North Georgia Invitational on Saturday. Sneller completed the 8k course in a time of 29:48.7, helping the Scots to a 13th place team finish in the event.
Sneller has paced the Scots in each of the last two events and has one top five finish this season.
After a week off, the teams will head to the Maryville College Invitational on Oct. 3.
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