Jim Spisak Named Atlantic 10 Performer of the Week
Oct. 17, 2012
Duquesne University senior cross country runner Jim Spisak (Johnstown, Pa./Bishop McCort) has been named the Atlantic 10 Performer of the Week for the week ending Oct. 14. It is the fourth time this season he has received the award.
Spisak placed 13th out of 272 competitors this past week at the NCAA Pre-Nationals meet hosted by Louisville. He completed the 8k course in 23:40, the first A-10 runner to cross the finish line. Spisak has been the top Duquesne finisher in all four races the Dukes have participated in this season and six straight dating back to the 2011 season.
The Red and Blue return to action on Saturday, Oct. 27 as they compete in the Atlantic 10 Championship in Philadelphia.