Kemmei Named USCAA National Men's Cross Country Player of the Week

Kemmei Named USCAA National Men's Cross Country Player of the Week

The Mountaineers have won two of the four weekly awards so far this season.

The United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) announced today that the Men's Cross Country Player of the Week - September 23, 2014 - is Berea College's own, Emmaneul Kemmei.

Kemmei earned this week's Player of the Week honors because of his championship performance at the Berea College Invitational.  Kemmei finished in first individual place with a five mile time of 26:41, which was a personal best.  Kemmei led his team to a first place finish with a score of 56 in the 11 team event.

Kemmei joins teammate Tarrance O'Connor as the second Berea College runner to be named to this award.