CHICAGO --- Olivet Nazarene University's Elizabeth Soper (SR/Grand Rapids, Mich.) has gained her second Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week honor for the 2016 campaign, the league office announced Wednesday morning.
Soper, a senior, finished in third place among 140 runners at the rainy Illinois Intercollegiate Championships on Friday. She ran an 18:49 on the 5K course.
As a team, the NAIA No. 20-ranked Tigers placed second behind University of Chicago and ahead of 11 other teams.
Other Nominees: Kyleigh Werner (Purdue Northwest), Stephanie Clarkson (Governors State).