Mooney Named New England Region Athlete of the Year

Kaitlyn Mooney
Kaitlyn Mooney

NEW ORLEANS, LA – Regional Athletes and Coaches of the Year for the 2018 NCAA Division III Cross Country season were announced Tuesday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), as voted on by member coaches from that division.

Kaitlyn Mooney, a sophomore from Manahawkin, New Jersey, won the individual title at the New England Region Championships in 20:43.8. She ran well throughout the season, but especially at the NEWMAC Championships, where she won by 21 seconds. This is the second year in a row that Mooney has been named Regional Athlete of the Year.

Mooney will compete in the National Championship race this Saturday, November 17, 2018 at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. The race will begin at 12:15 EST. More info on the race can be found here.