Wisconsin Lutheran College's Jacob Jodat and Benedictine University's Emma Roberts have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Men's and Women's Cross Country Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Oct. 9-15, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
Jodat (Pewaukee, Wis.) earned his fourth career victory Saturday at the Private College Championships in Watertown, registering a season-best 8K time of 25:51.8 to top the 74-runner field. This marked Jodat's third victory of the season and his time of 25:51.8 ranks 10th best in program history. This marks Jodat's fifth straight weekly honor.
Roberts (Sandwich, Ill.) placed fourth overall and third among scoring runners at the UW-Oshkosh Kollege Town Sports Invitational which featured 353 runners and 24 teams. This marks Roberts' second consecutive weekly honor.
Other men's nominations: Carl Way, Aurora; Jimmy Jestus, Benedictine; Craig Reese, Concordia Wisconsin; Lucas Caminiti, Edgewood; Kassahun Lehman, Lakeland; Jacob Leiden, Marian; Nick Bath, MSOE;
Other women's nominations: Jackie Schane, Aurora; Cassandra Sprotte, Concordia Wisconsin; Alyse Peters, Edgewood; Alyssa Zuhlke, Marian; Jori Galles, Mount Mary; Patty Bray, MSOE; Cassie Balts, Wisconsin Lutheran.