Senior Letitia Saayman of the Coastal Carolina women’s cross country team competed in the NCAA Cross Country Championships Saturday afternoon at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park in Louisville, Ky.
Letitia Saayman of the Coastal Carolina women’s cross country team earned the NCAA DI Cross Country Southeast Region Athlete of the Year, becoming the first ever Chanticleer to receive this honor.
The Coastal Carolina cross country teams competed in the NCAA Southeast Regionals Friday afternoon. The women placed 17th overall out of 33 teams while the men did not place because only three of its runners competed. Senior Letitia Saayman captured the NCAA Southeast Regional Title which is the first time in school history.
The Coastal Carolina women's cross country team along with three of the men’s runners will be competing in the NCAA Division I Southeast Regional on Friday afternoon. University of Virginia will host the meet at the Panorama Farms course in Earlysville, Va.