OGDEN, Utah — Sacramento State's Rachel Mitchell and Cole Younger were named the Big Sky Conference Cross Country Athletes of the Week, it was announced today.
Mitchell recorded the third fastest time and paced Sacramento State at the Aggie Open on Friday evening. The senior from Fremont, Calif., completed the 4K course at Putah Creek in 13:53. That time placed her just three seconds behind the winning mark of UC Davis' Alycia Cridebring.
Younger led the Hornets and placed fifth overall at the same meet. The Visalia, Calif., native completed the 6K course in 18:46.
Sacramento State will not compete this upcoming weekend but will return to action on Saturday, Sept. 14, when it hosts the Hornet Jamboree at Granite Regional Park.