CHICAGO, Ill. -- University of Chicago athletes Billy Whitmore and Julia Sizek were named University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week in cross country on Monday.
Whitmore's selection was the second-straight week that the senior has been honored by the UAA. On Friday, he was the individual champion at the Aurora University Invite. Whitmore's time of 25:11.9 was 7.3 seconds better than the second-place finisher in the field of 188 runners.
Sizek picked up her first UAA selection of the season. The senior was the individual winner at both competitions she has run at this year, including Friday at the Aurora University Invite. Her time of 22:56 led the 143-runner field.