Iona College freshman Regina Neumeyer was named MAAC and ECAC Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week for her performance last weekend.
Neumeyer made her Maroon & Gold debut and led the Iona to a first place team finish at the 2011 Brooks Paul Short Run hosted by Lehigh University. She was the top rookie performer in the race finishing third overall with her time of 21:47 in the 5k event. Neumeyer finished seven seconds behind race winner. The Gaels finished first out of 44 schools with their team score of 125.
The Gaels are back in action this Friday at the New York Metropolitan Championships at Van Cortlandt Park.
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