DANBURY, Conn. – The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced its monthly men's cross country award winners on Thursday and Salisbury University freshman runner Zachary Deming was named the ECAC Division III South Region Rookie of the Month for the month of September.
Deming ran in all three of Salisbury's races in September, placing within the top-20 on two separate occasions. The freshman finished 19th out of 60 participants in the Salisbury Fall Classic 8K race back on August 31 with a time of 27:35.90. He added to his successful month by finishing 13th overall out of 199 participants in the Hornet Harrier Invitational 6K race hosted by Shenandoah University on September 28 with a time of 20:08.9.
The men's and women's cross country teams return to action when Salisbury hosts the Don Cathcart Invitational on Saturday, October 5 at Winter Place Park. The races are scheduled to begin at 9:45 a.m.