W&L Cross Country Teams Garner Weekly ODAC Awards

FOREST, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its weekly Athletes of the Week on Monday afternoon and Washington and Lee had a pair of athletes recognized.

W&L swept the cross country awards as sophomore Lauren Schultz (Hopkinton, Mass./Hopkinton) won the women's award and junior Matt Gossett (Atlanta, Ga./Wesleyan School) took home the men's award.
Over the weekend, Schultz led the Generals' women's cross country team to a victory in the W&L Invitational as she won the women's race with an overall time of 24:18.
Gossett helped the men take second place overall as he took first place in the men's race with a time of 28:56.
Both the men's and women's teams return to action on Saturday as they take part in the Dickinson Invitational. The men's race is slated to begin at 10:30 with the women's race to follow at 12:15.