UMW's Plunkett, Green Named CAC Runners of the Week

YORK, Pa. -- The Capital Athletic Conference announced its Sept. 28, 2010, weekly award winners:

MEN’S CROSS COUNTRY
Mary Washington sophomore SCOTT PLUNKETT (Annandale, Va./Annandale) was selected as the CAC Men’s Cross Country Athlete of the Week after leading Eagles, who are ranked No. 5 in the NCAA Div. III South/Southeast Region, at the Greensboro Invitational. Plunkett was UMW’s top finisher, covering the 8K course in 27:22, helping the Eagles finish first among NCAA Div. III teams.

WOMEN’S CROSS COUNTRY
Mary Washington freshman LIZ GREEN (Viera, Fla./Viera) was selected as the CAC Women’s Cross Country Athlete of the Week after leading the Eagles to the top spot among NCAA Division III schools at the Greensboro Invitational. Green was the first UMW runner across the finish line in 20:01. The Eagles are ranked 10th in the NCAA Div. III South/Southeast Region.