(Nashua, N.H.) The Rivier University Athletic Department is pleased to announce that senior Anna Pearsons (Kingston, Mass.) of the Women’s Cross Country team has been selected as the Rivier University Female Student-Athlete of the Month for September 2017.
Female Student-Athlete: Anna Pearsons, Senior from Kingston, Mass.
Also known as ‘AP the GOAT’, Pearsons has been the star of the Women’s Cross Country team for all four years and has gotten off to a tremendous start in her final season. She has dropped more than a minute off her time from her first race – 21:47 @ UMass-Dartmouth Invite – to her final race of the month – 20:24 @ Travis Fuller Invitational – while leading the WXC team to a first place finish at the Travis J. Fuller Invitational. At the Travis Fuller Invite, Pearsons finished second overall but placed first and she also secured a top-30 finish out of 125 runners at the Pop Crowell Invitational in which she ran a 21:33 time.