MIDDLETOWN, Ohio — Alice Lloyd (Ky.) College freshman Carlee Salyers won the Patty Forgey Invitational hosted by University of Rio Grande (Ohio) to earn River States Conference Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week for Sept. 16-22.
Salyers, from Wise, Va., won with a time of 20 minutes, 45 seconds in the 5,000-meter race. She placed first of 49 runners and had a winning margin of 11 seconds. Salyers had her season-best time on the day and won her second meet of the year.
Alice Lloyd will next run at the Louisville Classic on Oct. 5.