NASHVILLE, Tenn - Senior Kortney Schardt has been awarded the Ohio Valley Conference Women's Runner of The Week.
Schardt, who was an OVC First Team runner last year started off her season, the same way as she started last season winning the Belmont Opener with a time of 17:53, the next woman to cross the finish line was whole nine seconds behind her.
Last Friday's race had a total of 90 other competitors, that includes four OVC teams as well. The Bruins as a team got second place falling to Vanderbilt.
Schardt and the rest of the Bruins race again on Saturday, Sept. 14th once again at Percy Warner Park in Nashville, Tennessee.