For the third time in four weeks, South Dakota's Tyler Wetering has been selected the North Central Conference Men's Cross Country Athlete of the Week.
Wetering, a senior from Sioux Falls, finished fifth and led the South Dakota men's team to a 10th place team finish at the Roy Griak Invitational held at the University of Minnesota on Saturday, Sept. 23.
Wetering turned in the best time for South Dakota by completing the eight-kilometer course in 26:08 to finish in fifth-place. Wetering not only led USD on the day, but was the top D-II runner in the meet by over five seconds. Wetering was also honored by the NCC on Sept. 6 and 12.