USC Upstate Sweeps Big South Cross Country Weekly Awards

USC Upstate Sweeps Big South Cross Country Weekly Awards

Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate cross country program swept the Big South weekly awards announced on Wednesday afternoon as Dorian Jones was named the Men's Runner of the Week while Krysta Pierstorff garnered Women's Runner of the Week accolades.

Jones placed fourth out of 75 runners at the Lenoir-Rhyne Invitational on Sept. 13 with a team-leading time of 25:46.66 in the 8K. His finish helped the Spartans to a third-place team finish.

Pierstorff finished 17th at the Lenoir-Rhyne Invitational as she ran the 5K course in a personal-best time of 19:34.09.

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