Lehigh cross country team runner earns recognition
Lehigh senior Ashleigh Crawford received her first Patriot League M-F Athletic Female Runner of the Week honor after taking home the individual title at 6K Lehigh-Lafayette dual meet. Lehigh freshman Connor Melko earned M-F Athletic Male Rookie of the Week with a second-place finish at the 8K Lehigh-Lafayette race.
Lehigh junior Brad DeMassa and Lafayette sophomore Autumn Sands received an honorable mention for their performances last week.
The Lehigh women held off Lafayette, 16-46, in the 6K race on the Goodman Campus with the Mountain Hawks capturing the top four places. The Mountain Hawk men earned a 17-44 win against the Leopards by claiming six of the top seven spots in the race.
Lehigh will host the 2019 NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championship on Friday, Nov. 15.