Henson Garners Third Northeast-10 Rookie of the Week


MANSFIELD, Mass. – Freshman Grace Henson (Cumberland, R.I.)  of the Southern New Hampshire women's cross country team has again been selected as the Northeast-10 Rookie of the Week.  The award, announced Tuesday, is for the period ending October 21.  It's the third award she's claimed this season.

Henson ran 19.19.2 and was 11th overall in Saturday's Bruce Kirsh Cross Country Cup at Hopkinton, N.H.  She was the top freshman finisher in the race.  Henson ran second on the team, behind only junior Jill Couto, who finished 3rd.

SNHU will next compete at the NE10 Championships on Sunday, November 4.  The meet will also be run in Hopkinton.

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