Oct 29, 2019
As a senior and team captain, Arena Lewis has been a part of an awful lot of team success throughout her career with the Charger women's cross country and track teams. She recently picked up another individual honor.
After a terrific performance at the University of Notre Dame, Lewis was named the Great Midwest Athletic Conference Women's Cross Country Athlete of the Week. The award was announced and chosen by the conference office.
She finished 42nd overall in the Gold Division race at the Joe Piane Invitational with a time of 17:58.65. Don't let the place of her finish fool you - she ran a great race in an event filled with Division I runners. She beat out 131 Division I runners at the race to attain her time for the No. 9-ranked Chargers.