C.G. Holden Earns Third NECC Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week Honor

c.g. holden runs; he was named the necc men's cross country runner of the week

ATTLEBORO, Mass. – The New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) released on Monday its weekly award winners for the period ending September 30, 2018 with Southern Vermont College's C.G. Holden (Pittsburgh, Pa.) taking claim to the Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week accolade.

The honor is the third this year for the Bennington College sophomore who finished first for SVC on Saturday at the Keene State College Invitational. He also collected the league's first two Runner of the Week awards of the season (Sept. 4 and Sept. 10).

Holden placed 15th overall at Keene with a time of 29:16 to chart a pace of 5:53 per mile.

Holden and the Mountaineers are off this week while they prepare for their final race of the regular season set to take place Saturday, October 13 at Western New England University.