Women's Cross Country

Shoemaker Earns Conference Carolinas Runner of the Week

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Lees McRae's Kira Shoemaker has been selected as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas women's cross country Runner of the Week during week number eight in the 2009 season.

The sophomore led the Lees-McRae College Bobcats to a 13th place finish at the Blue Ridge Open in Boone, N.C. Shoemaker finished 71st with a time of 19:50.42.

The Lady Bobcats finished one point behind Division I UNC-Asheville and ahead of Gardner-Webb at the meet.