Aria Hawkins was named Gulf South Conference runner of the week and Katie Beam was named GSC freshman of the week for their performances last weekend as announced by the league on Wednesday.
The Lee University women's cross country team finished ninth out of 36 teams at the Southern Showcase. Aria Hawkins was the first Lee runner to cross the finish line. Hawkins was 32nd overall at 17:35.80. Beam claimed 94th place (18:39.70) to give the Lady Flames seven runners in the top 100.
Matthew Fowler was named Gulf South Conference runner of the week.
The Lee University men's cross country team finished seventh out of 32 teams at the Southern Showcase. Matthew Fowler was the first Lee runners across the finish line. Fowler was 12th overall with a time of 23:59.90 in the 6K run.
The Flames are scheduled to return to action on September 30 at the 22nd Annual Live in Lou Cross Country Classic. The competition will be held at E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park in Louisville, Kentucky.