Amanda Brown and Ben Milroy Earn A-10 Accolades


Xavier University cross country team members Amanda Brown and Ben Milroy have each earned Atlantic 10 conference rookie of the week honors for the second consecutive week as announced by the league office on Monday.

Brown was named women?s cross country rookie of the week after leading all Musketeer finishers with a season-best time of 18:36 and finished 11th out of 357 runners at the Greater Louisville Classic on September 25. Xavier finished fifth in the 38-team event.

Milroy earned the honor after placing 25th out 395 competitors with a personal-best time of 25:40. Milroy helped Xavier to a sixth place finish out of the 41 teams at the Greater Louisville Classic.

The Musketeers are back in action on Friday, October 8 when they travel to Delaware Ohio to compete in the All-Ohio Championships.