CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Junior John Prizzi (Wyckoff, N.J.) of the University of New Hampshire men's cross country team was named the America East Men's Performer of the Week as announced by the conference Tuesday morning.
Prizzi earns the distinction for the second consecutive week as he finished ahead of all other America East Conference runners at the Paul Short Invitational Saturday, Oct. 5. He completed the 8K course with a time of 24:59 in 62nd place.
The men currently rank 14th in the latest Northeast Regional USTFCCCA polls as they have been ranked in the top-15 each of the past two weeks. The team returns to action Saturday, Oct. 12 as it will compete at the New England Championships, held at Franklin Park in Boston, Mass. The event is set to begin at 12 p.m.