ASU's athlete named SWAC Runner of the Week

BIRMINGHAM—Alabama State University's Kesia Derilus has been named the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Female Cross Country Runner of the Week.

Derilus is a junior from Royal Palm Beach, Fla., and finished fourth at the MC Watson Ford Invitational over the weekend.  She finished the 6k race in 23:25.65 and helped lead ASU to a third-place finish.

He is the reigning SWAC Female Cross Country Athlete of the Year and this is the second time this season she has received the honor.