CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Hana Sutchar was named the Atlantic 10 Conference Women's Cross Country Performer of the Week and Getisso Dentamo was tabbed as the A-10 Men's Rookie of the Week following their performance at the Charlotte Duals on Saturday.
Sutchar, a senior from Hanover Park, Ill., earned Performer of the Week accolades after winning the 5k race at the Charlotte Duals with a time of 19:10. Charlotte finished the race with five top-ten finishers, resulting in an overall meet victory for the 49ers.
The 49ers defeated defeated Wofford 20-39, Gardner-Webb 20-83, and Limestone 20-114. Overall the women averaged a time of 19:26 and had a spread of 27 seconds.
Freshman runner Dentamo earned Men's Rookie of the Week honors after finishing third in the 5k race at the Charlotte Duals. The Charlotte, N.C., native finished his first race of the season with a time of 16:08, helping his team to a first place victory.
Charlotte topped Gardner-Webb 20-54 and Limestone 20-64. Charlotte turned in a spread of just 14 seconds and averaged a mark of 16:09.
Charlotte's next meet is slated for Friday, Sept. 21 at the Toledo Regional Bubble Buster in Toledo, Ohio.