Arumugam Earns Second Straight NEWMAC Weekly Honor

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - After leading the MIT men's cross country team to a fourth-place finish at the Codfish Bowl over the weekend, Hemagiri Arumugam was named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Runner of the Week. It was the second consecutive week that the MIT senior has received this honor and fifth time overall.  

Arumugam completed the eight-kilometer course in 25:27.5, good for an impressive fourth-place showing, the best among all Collegiate harriers in the meet. The Cardinal and Grey was the top Division III squad in the meet as well.