WU’s Klemz, Mortensen named MIAA cross country athletes of the week

Washburn runners Jacob Klemz and Sierra Mortensen swept the MIAA cross country athletes of the week on Monday for the second time this season.

Klemz, a Hayden product, won the ESU Invitational last weekend, completing the 8-kilometer course in 25:27.98. The sophomore also won the SBU classic on Sept 2.

Mortensen finished second overall in the ESU Invitational, completing the 5K course in 19:07.36, after winning the SBU Invitational in her college debut.

The WU cross country teams will take part in the Rim Rock Classic on Saturday in Lawrence.



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