Northland Nets Two Weekly UMAC Honors

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Northland Nets Two Weekly UMAC Honors

September 3, 2013 Updated Sep 3, 2013 at 8:58 PM CDT

Ashland, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Northland College senior Erika Zocher and freshman Nick Brunswick have been named Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) athletes of the week in their respective sports, it was announced on Tuesday afternoon.

Zocher is the UMAC women's cross country runner of the week after she paired with Katie Hoeper to finish fifth overall at the Twilight Hokum Karem Invitationals.

Zocher's splits were the fastest of any runner in the field, with she and Hoeper finishing with a time of 39:37.

Brunswick, meanwhile, is the UMAC men's soccer defensive player of the week after playing all 90 minutes of the Lumberjacks' season-opening 2-0 win over MacMurray.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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