Maryville College freshman cross country runner Daniel Beckett has been named the USA South men’s cross country runner and rookie runner of the week by the league.
The Maryville College cross country program finished third at the Covenant College Mountaintop Invitational in Lookout Mountain, Georgia on Friday evening.
(FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.) - Piedmont College, under the direction of Head Coach Jeff Jenkins, in his third season, was picked in the USA South Athletic Conference preseason coaches poll to capture the men's cross country title in 2016. The Lions earned their first USA South title at last year's championship meet. Piedmont received five of eighth first place votes to go along with 46 points. Head coaches do not vote for their own teams in the balloting.