Kate Jochims Named Cross Country Athlete Of The Week


Here's how the league wrote it up:

"Jochims took individual honors at the Walt Crawford Open hosted by Eastern Illinois. The junior ran the 5K race at the Tom Woodall Panther Trail in 18:22.5. The Golden Eagles captured team first-place honors in the six-team field."

Marquette was racing against UIC, Eastern Illinois, SIU Edwardsville, Vincennes, and Kaskaskia College. Jochims won by nine seconds over the next closest runner and 14 seconds ahead of teammate Emily Noone.