NAHVILLE, Tenn. - - Freshman Jacob McLeod is the co-winner of the OVC Runner of the Week along with Eastern Kentucky's James Sugira.
This honor comes off of a stellar performance at the Louisville Classic in which McLeod lead the bruins with a 6th place finish.
McLeod posted a time of 23:55.9 in the 8K run while also posting his fastest average mile so far this year at 4:48.
This finish, along with the stellar running from the other top five finishers for Belmont, lead to a 3rd place finish for Belmont at the Louisville Classic.
This is the second time receiving OVC Runner of the Week honors after placing first in the Belmont Opener on August 31.
McLeod and the rest of the Bruins will be in action again on October 13, as they will be competing at the NCAA Pre-Nationals in Madison, Wis.