Women's Cross Country

Perez recognized as Association of Division III Independents women’s cross country Runner of the Week

Perez recognized as Association of Division III Independents women’s cross country Runner of the Week

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – UC Santa Cruz freshman Nadia Perez (Salinas, Calif.) has been crowned the Association of Division III Independents women's cross country Runner of the Week. Perez finished 58th out of 107 runners in the San Francisco State Invite on September 21st in her first meet against college opposition. The freshman ended up with a time of 24:50 in the 6K race and helped lead the Banana Slugs to a ninth place team finish in a field that included eight Division II schools.