After finishing in fourth place and leading the Seattle University men’s cross country team to a solid fifth place finish at last Friday’s Pier Park Invitational hosted by the University of Portland, Nathan Heitzinger (Scottsdale, Ariz.) has been named the GNAC Male Runner of the Week.
Running the eight-kilometer course in 25:27.50, Heitzinger finished behind three runners from Division I schools: race winner Colby Litzenberger of Gonzaga and Andy Edick and Rob Schlegel of
Of the ten squads in the men’s team competition,
Heitzinger becomes the third
The top seven runners from both the Seattle University men’s and women’s cross country teams head to Salem, Ore., for the Charles Bowles Invitational hosted by Willamette University at Bush Park on Saturday, Sept. 29, beginning at 9:30 a.m.