ATLANTA, Ga. – The Great South Athletic Conference announced the fall sports Players of the Week for all contests played September 29 – October 5 and, following voting by the league sports information directors, Serena Tsang of Mills captured Runner of the Week.
GSAC Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week - Serena Tsang of Mills
Junior runner Serena Tsang led her teammates at this past weekend's race, finishing first out of the eleven Mills runners. Mills raced in the Sonoma State Invitational against several D-II and NAIA opponents. In a field of strong runners and on a hilly course, Tsang finished in the middle of the pack, with a 6k time of 27:13.63. Her time on Saturday was a full 1 minute and 42 seconds faster than her 6k personal best at last year's Bronco Invitational.
The GSAC sports information directors nominate Player of the Week candidates and then vote on the top two nominees in each sport as selected by the conference office. Player of the Week voting occurs on Tuesdays and the weekly announcement of the winners is released each Wednesday morning.