ATLANTA, Ga. - Liberty's Adelyn Ackley was named both the ASUN Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week and Freshman of the Week for the second-straight week after winning the FGCU Invitational, announced today by the league office.
Women's Cross Country Runner & Freshman of the Week
Adelyn Ackley, Liberty
Freshman | Mears, Mich.
- Second Career Runner of the Week & Freshman of the Week award; second-straight honors
- First back-to-back Runner of the Week since 2017 (Lipscomb's Courtney Brenner)
- Won her second-consecutive race to begin her collegiate career
- Posted a 5K time of 17:42.27 to win the FGCU Invitational individual title by 57 seconds.
- Led a 1-2-3-4 Flames sweep resulting in Liberty's team championship.
Other Nominees for Runner of the Week: Gianna Citarella, FGCU; Emma Knight, North Alabama.
Other Nominee for Freshman of the Week: Gianna Citarella, FGCU; Laila Hill-Glover, NJIT; Sally Calhoun, Stetson.