Hesselbirg earns Runner of the Week honors

Hesselbirg earns Runner of the Week honors

YORK, Pa. - The Capital Athletic Conference league office released weekly honors for the week ending October 8. The conference named senior Connor Hesselbirg the CAC Men's Cross Country Performer of the Week for the second time this season.

Hesselbirg not only led all Salisbury runners but all CAC runners as well. Hesselbirg crossed the finish line posting a time of 25:55 to place sixth in the 8k race out of 251 total runners. The Sea Gulls placed third overall totaling 85 points and recording a team time of 2:11.32 finishing .20 seconds behind second place finisher York College (Pa.), 2:11.12, and a full second behind winner Dickinson College, 2:10.27.

The Sea Gulls will return to the course at DeSales on November 12th for the NCAA Division III Mideast Regional Championship. Salisbury will return to action this weekend when it travels to Gettysburg for the Gettysburg Invitational. The event is slated to start at 10 a.m.

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