CHESTNUT HILL, MA -- Pine Manor College junior Cheska Mendes (Dorchester, MA) has been named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week for the week of October 10, 2011.
Last week, Mendes led the Gators to two victories during the Pine Manor Invitational on Thusday October 6, 2011. Mendes finished in first plaece with an overall time of 22:13.00, helping the Gators to secure an overall team victory in the meet with a low score of 41 points.
Pine Manor also finsihed first in a dual meet versus Mount Ida College on the same day, as the two GNAC opponents were also racing head-to-head as part of the PMC Invitational. Mendes' first palce time also helped the Gators to top the Mustangs 26-29.
Posted on Tue, October 11, 2011
by Sports Information