Sept. 28, 2009
SIUE senior runner Kayla Brown (Petersburg) won the Saluki Invitational for the third consecutive year and has been named the adidas Athlete of the Week. Brown won the event by seven seconds in a time of 18 minutes, 27.0 seconds. It also was Brown's third straight cross country victory this season. She has the opportunity to win on her own home course on Oct. 10 when the Cougars play host to Border Wars at the SIUE Cross Country Course.