Kerry Werner Tabbed January Men's Student-Athlete of the Month

BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae College senior Kerry Werner has been named the Male Student-Athlete of the Month for January 2014, announced College officials Tuesday.

Werner (Birdsboro, Pa.) won the men’s individual Division I Cyclocross National Championship in a time of 47.26. The senior claimed the title for the second time in his career while pacing the Bobcats to a third-place finish, overall.

The Lees-McRae College Student-Athlete of the Month Award honors one male and one female student-athlete each much from an in-season sport during the 2013-2014 academic year, recognizing their hard work, effort, and athletic performance.

2013-2014 Lees-McRae College Student-Athletes of the Month

Month Male Student-Athlete of the Month
September 2013 Jordan Wright, Men's Soccer
October 2013 Tyler Dunn, Men's Cross Country
November 2013 Mike Chambers, Men's Basketball
January 2014 Kerry Werner, Cycling