Jennifer Hahne Named NEC Rookie of the Week

FAIRFIELD, CT (September 5, 2013) - Sacred Heart freshman Jennifer Hahne (Madison, CT) was named the Northeast Conference Women's Cross Country Rookie of the Week.  Hahen collects the league's first NEC rookie award of the season.

Running in not only her first collegiate race, but her first-ever cross country event, Hahne took home 12th place at the Stony Brook Invitational last weekend.  Hahne clocked in at 16:07.34. The freshman was the third Pioneer to cross the finish line, following standout senior Brianna Castrogivanni and junior Elizabeth Hutchins. In the five-team field, Hahne took on harriers from Stony Brook, Manhattan, Saint Joseph's and Quinnipiac. 

Hahne and the rest of the Pioneers will be in action on Saturday, at the Bryant Invitational.