Men's Cross Country: Leonard Named GNAC Runner of the Week

Men's Cross Country: Leonard Named GNAC Runner of the Week

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WINTHROP, Mass. - Senior Korey Leonard (Pembroke, Mass.) of the Norwich men's cross country team was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Men's Runner of the Week, the league announced Monday afternoon.

Leonard led the team with a third-place finish in 26:08.5 on the 8K course at Saturday's Bowdoin College Invitational. His finish helped the Cadets secure second place with 44 points.

This marks the second career Runner of the Week honor for Leonard (9/5/17) and the third ROTW award for the Cadet men this season (junior Adam Saucier (Massena, N.Y. 10/8/18 and 9/24/18).

Norwich is next in action on Saturday, October 27th for the GNAC Championship meet, hosted by Saint Joseph's College (Maine) at 2:00 p.m. The Cadets are seeking their fourth consecutive GNAC crown and 11th overall since joining the conference.