NASHVILLE, Tenn - Belmont University men's cross country sophomore Jacob McLeod (Soperton, Ga.) has been honored as Ohio Valley Conference Runner of The Week, the league office announced Tuesday.
Last Saturday, the 2018 All-American ran his first race of the season finishing 15th out of 145 runners with a time of 24:51 in the Commodore Classic 8K; that time is currently the top time for an OVC runner this year. The meet had a pair of nationally ranked teams in Ole Miss and Indiana, it also had 10 regionally ranked teams. McLeod led the Bruins to a sixth place finish out of 15 teams.
Belmont is tentatively slated to run at Trevecca Sept. 28.