September 30, 2009

Simpkins Wins Conference Carolinas Runner of the Week

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Lees McRae's College Craig Simpkins has been selected as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas men's cross country Runner of the Week during week number five in the 2009 season.

Simpkins, last year's Conference Carolinas Freshman of the Year, won the 2009 Citadel Invitational with a time of 26:52.91 to boost the team into a first place finish. Simpkins beat out a field of 68 runners for the win.