MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Bethel's Emmanuel Guerrero has been named the 2017 SSAC Men's Cross Country Scholar-Athlete of the Year, the league office announced Monday.
To be eligible, a student-athlete must have reached sophomore eligibility, have a 3.5 GPA and must have competed in 50% of competitions.
Hometown: Brownsville, Texas
Named to the 2017 SSAC All-Conference and All-Academic Team
Finished 15th at the 2017 SSAC Championship with a time of 28:45.16, helping the Wildcats to a runner-up finish
Posted a season-best 8K time of 27:02
Coach Brandon Kilburn on Guerrero
"Emmanuel is a fantastic student-athlete. He works just as hard in the classroom as he does on the course, and he has been nothing but a pleasure to coach."
Guerrero Garners Award