Jordan Selected As Skyline Men’s Cross Country Runner Of The Week

Jordan Selected As Skyline Men’s Cross Country Runner Of The Week

KINGS POINT, N.Y. (Sept. 12, 2018) – The Skyline Conference recently chose USMMA freshman Lucas Jordan (Littleton, Colo.) as its Runner of the Week for the week ending Sept. 9. The honor comes after Jordan's performance at the Purchase Invitational this past Saturday. This is the second-straight week that he has received accolades from the conference, as he was the Rookie of the Week last week.

The plebe was the first Mariner (and Skyline runner) to cross the finish line of the 8K race on Saturday, finishing the loop in fourth place with a time of 27:49.3. He helped lead Merchant Marine to a second-place team finish with 49 points, which was the most out of the five Skyline teams to compete at the event. 

For the complete release from the Skyline Conference, click here

Jordan and the rest of the Mariners are back in action this Saturday, Sept. 15, when the compete in the NYIT Invitational at the nearby New York Institute of Technology in Old Westbury, N.Y. First race is scheduled for 11 a.m. on the campus course at NYIT. 

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