Monaghan gets fifth NWC honor this fall

Monaghan gets fifth NWC honor this fall

TACOMA, Washington – For the fifth time in as many races, Puget Sound men's cross country sophomore Colin Monaghan is the Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week.

Monaghan won the Lewis & Clark Invitational 8k (Oct. 19) with a time of 24:45.9, marking his fourth outright win of the season. He won by nearly 11 seconds, and He beat 118 other runners in the race.

The Puget Sound men's and women's cross country teams are off from competing this weekend, but the Loggers host the NWC Championships, Nov. 2, in Fort Steilacoom Park in Lakewood, Washington.

Monaghan aims to repeat as the NWC Chammpion.