Runner of the Week: Haley Evans, Montevallo
Evans smashed the school record for a 5k run with her time of 18:54 at the Queens Unveristy Royal Cross Country Challenge on Friday. The junior became the first UM runner ever to break the 19-minute barrier and beat her own personal best by over 20 seconds. Evans finished 36th in the 21-team, 200-runner event, leading UM to a 10th-place finish amid many Divison I programs. Her 18:54 is the fastest 5k run in the Peach Belt this season.
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