The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) has announced that Tricia Serres has been named the Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, Nov. 3.
Serres, a sophomore, won the women’s individual title at the 2013 Iowa Conference Cross Country Championships Saturday at Pella. She covered the 6-kilometer course in 21 minutes, 29.3 seconds, winning by over a minute over runner-up Haddie Vawter of Wartburg (22:31.8). Serres captured her second all-conference honor after finishing third a year ago. She is the ninth Luther runner to win the IIAC women’s individual title, accounting for 16 total titles.