Scott VanKooten Named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week
Sept. 7, 2007
Duquesne University freshman cross country runner Scott VanKooten (Pittsburgh, PA/Central Catholic) has been named the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week for the week ending Sept. 2.
VanKooten placed second overall and first among collegiate runners at the Duquesne Duals at Schenley Park with a time of 25:59. The Dukes went 7-0 in head-to-head competition with Pitt, Niagara, Canisius, St. Bonaventure, St. Vincent, Carnegie Mellon and Wheeling Jesuit
The Red and Blue return to action on Friday, Sept. 14 as they compete in the National Catholic Championship at Notre Dame.