ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Jose Diaz of Reinhardt and Sophie Davis of Reinhardt are the Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) Men's and Women's Cross Country Runners of the Week, the league announced Monday.

This is the second edition of the weekly honors for the 2017 season. The next set of awards will be announced on Sept. 18.

AAC Men's Runner of the Week

Jose Diaz - Reinhardt - Jr. - Commerce, Ga.

  • Placed 15th individually at the Stan Sims Invitational.
  • Recorded a time of 27:27 in the 8K race.
  • Fifth non-NCAA Division I finisher overall.
  • This is his second weekly honor this season.


AAC Women's Runner of the Week

Sophie Davis - Reinhardt - Soph. - Alpharetta, Ga.

  • Placed 32nd individually at the Stan Sims Invitational.
  • Posted a time of 20:31 in the 5K race.
  • Was the fifth-best non-NCAA Division I finisher.
  • This is her first weekly award this season.
     
Cross Country Runners of the Week
DateMen's (School)Women's (School)
Sept. 4Jose Diaz (Reinhardt)Hannah Rhodes (Tennessee Wesleyan)
Sept. 11Jose Diaz (Reinhardt)Sophia Davis (Reinhardt)