Moutsinga Named Runner of the Week For Womens Cross Country
Anne Marie Moutsinga(Galati, Romania/Radu Negru) was named as the Choice Hotels Cross Country Womens Runner of the Week, the Big South Conference announced Oct. 6
Moutsinga, who competed in the Great American Festival, Oct.1, finished 13th in the 5k race with a time of 17:36.73. She paced the Lady Chanticleers to a ninth-place finish.
Moutsinga was previously named the Womens Runner of the Week in the Big South Conference for the week ending Sept. 19. That week, she compete in the University of North Carolina Cross Country Challenge where she placed fourth, in the strong field with a time of 18:03 in the 5k event.
Her teammate senior Terah Kipchiris (Kitale, Kenya/Saboti Secondary), was named the Big South Male Cross Country Runner of the Week for the week of Sept. 15.
Coastal will travel to Terre Haute, Ind., to compete in the NCAA Pre-National Meet Saturday, Oct. 16, at 11 a.m. The Lady Chants also will compete in Greenville, N.C., at the Region Preview Meet the same day at 9 a.m.