Alina Gatowski Named NEWMAC Runner of the Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - For the second time in three weeks, Alina Gatowski was tabbed as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week, following an impressive performance at the Codfish Bowl on Saturday. Gatowski earned similar accolades during the season's opening week while teammate Jacqui Wentz was honored last Monday.
Gatowski helped lead the Engineers to a fourth-place finish at the Codfish Bowl. Her time of 18:30.9 was good for seventh overall and tops among all Division III runners. Racing at the Cardinal and Grey's home venue at Franklin Park, the junior recorded Tech's fastest time on the course in 10 years and third-best in program history.