NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Sophomore women’s cross country student-athlete Hannah Wappes (Columbia City, Ind.) represented Manchester University on the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s Player of the Week announcement for the period of Sept. 25-Oct. 1.
Wappes, earning her second women’s cross country Runner of the Week award this season, led the Spartans to a tie for 10th at the Greater Louisville Classic Sept. 30. Her time of 19:19.1, good for a spot among the fastest 20 5K clockings in program history, put her seventh in the Silver event at E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park. She wound up being the highest placing NCAA Division III and league runner in the field.
The complete HCAC Player of the Week release can be accessed at https://www.heartlandconf.org.