Rio Grande's Kayla Renner (far left) was named the Mid-South Conference Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week on Monday
Mon, Sep. 24, 2012 - [Women's Cross Country]
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - University of Rio Grande's Kayla Renner is the Mid-South Conference Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week for the week ending Sept. 22, conference officials announced on Monday.
The weekly award is Renner's first of the season and of her career.
Renner captured the 42nd Annual Rio Grande / Patty Forgey Cross Country Invitational to earn the conference's weekly award.
The Galloway, Ohio, senior, broke the tape in 20 minutes and 32 seconds on the 5,000-meter course. Renner won the 41-woman race by 36 seconds over her nearest competitor.
Renner was the lone woman in the field to break the 21-minute barrier.