NEW ALBANY, Ind. -- Point Park University's Anna Shields claimed back-to-back weeks with the River States Conference Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week with the most-recent award for Sept. 4-10.
Shields, a junior from Torrington, Conn. won first place at the Lebanon Valley Invitational with a time of 17 minutes, 47 seconds in the 5K. It was the second race win in as many meets for Shields. She won the race by 1 minutes, 35 seconds over second place, which was teammate Alyssa Boyd at 19:22. It was also a course record, and it came in a field of 91 total runners.
Shields and the Pioneers have their next meet Sept. 23 at the Lock Haven University Open.