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Lehnert receives rookie laurels from PAC

Oct. 17 – GREENVILLE, Pa. – Bethany College freshman Kathrin Lehnert (Crailsheim, Germany/Line-Meitner Gymnasium) was tabbed the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) Women’s Cross Country Rookie of the Week announced the league office Monday afternoon.

Lehnert  ran  the  third-best  time  of  all  freshmen  participants  at  the Oberlin (Ohio) Inter-Regional Rumble Saturday, finishing 18th out of 255 participants on the six-kilometer circuit with a time of 22 minutes, 34.1 seconds.

The PAC Rookie of the Week nod is the second this season for Lehnert. She previously won the award on September 12 after finishing in ninth place at the six-kilometer Bethany Invitational with a time of 24 minutes, 33 seconds.

Lehnert and the rest of the Bethany cross country teams have the next week off to prepare for the PAC Championships on Saturday, October 29 in Latrobe, Pennsylvania.