The WAC announced on Wednesday that UTPA men and women’s cross country runners Martin Casse and Robin Galloso have been named WAC Cross Country Athlete of the Week.
Casse finished seventh out of 111 runners at the UIW Cardinal Invitational with a time of 26:36.93. Casse posted his best time and finish of the season while leading the men’s team to a third place finish.
Galloso, the Edinburg North alum, finished the 6K race at the UIW Cardinal Invitational in fourth place with a time of 22:56.05. It was her second top-five finish in a row, after finishing fourth at the Islander Splash on September 27.
The Broncs will be back in action at the WAC Championships on November 2.