East Central University men's cross country senior Cale Eidson has been named the Great American Conference Male Runner of the Week for Oct. 22 after his performance at the Tiger Open.
Eidson picked up the fourth Runner of the Week award of his career as he set the GAC record for an 8K after he completed the Fort Hayes State Tiger Open in a time of 24:21.90. He placed 20th in a meet that featured three of the top six teams in the latest Division II poll.
The Tigers are set to host the annual Tiger Chase, Saturday, Oct. 25 at the Pontotoc Technology Center. The women's 5K starts at 9:30 a.m. and the men's 8K race is set for 10:10 a.m. as part of the 2014 Homecoming festivities.