O'Connor named USCAA National Cross Country Male Player of the Week

O'Connor named USCAA National Cross Country Male Player of the Week

O'Connor becomes the first Berea College athlete to earn USCAA honors.

The United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) announced today that the Men's Cross Country Player of the Week - September 9, 2014 - is Berea College's own, Tarrance O'Connor.

O'Connor earned this week's Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week honors because of his performance at the Queen City Invitational; an event that featured more than 240 runners from 28 institutions that included six NCAA Division I and two NCAA Division II programs.  O'Conner finished in 25th place with a time of 16:00.45 for an average of 5:10 per.

O'Connor becomes the first Berea College athlete to receive USCAA honors.