CSS' Johnson Earns Weekly Nat'l Honor

By KBJR News 1

Credit: St. Scholastica Athletics

CSS' Johnson Earns Weekly Nat'l Honor

September 30, 2013 Updated Sep 30, 2013 at 7:39 PM CST

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- St. Scholastica senior Chelsea Johnson has been named the Division III women's athlete of the week by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), it was announced on Monday.

Johnson was the women's individual champion at the Roy Griak Invitational over the weekend, finishing with a time of 22:03 to win the race by 16 seconds.

She is the first Saints runner to win at the Griak since Desiree Budd did so in 2002, with Budd now a member of the school's Athletic Hall of Fame.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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