Dal AC’S Thornell named Athlete of the Week
BIBLE HILL, N.S. – Cross-country athlete Kieran Thornell of Dalhousie Agricultural College has been named Male Athlete of the Week in the Atlantic Collegiate
Thornell, a thirdyear student, picked up where he left off last season at the
ACAA cross-country championships, as he finished first at the first meet of the 2019 season, hosted by Mount Allison University.
His time was 30:59, 19 seconds ahead of the second-place runner.
Thornell is leading an almost-new group of men’s athletes in their quest to repeat as ACAA champions and will be looking to continue his strong results at the upcoming meet on Sept. 29 at Dal AC.
The ACAA Female Athlete is Jade Stewart of the Holland Hurricanes women’s soccer team.
Stewart captained the Hurricanes to a pair of home wins during action last weekend.