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Bett named Atlantic East Rookie of the Year, selected to all-conference first team

Bett named Atlantic East Rookie of the Year, selected to all-conference first team

LANCASTER, Pa. – The 2019 men's cross country Atlantic East Conference all-conference teams and major awards were announced on Wednesday, and Marymount University freshman Meshack Bett was named the Atlantic East Rookie of the Year and earned a first-team, all-conference selection.

Bett led Marymount in the Atlantic East championship race on Saturday, November 2, taking second place, overall, in the race with a time of 28:26.6. He helped the team take second in the meet with 79 points.

He ran the team's best 8k time of the season in the Christopher Newport University Invitational on October 12, taking fifth in 27:04.12.

With a first-team honor on the All-Atlantic East teams, Bett brings Marymount the program's first all-conference first-team selection.

Bett and the Saints will be back in action on Saturday, November 16 in the NCAA Division III Mid-East Regionals at Lehigh University.

To view the full Atlantic East release, click here.