NEW ORLEANS, La. (9/6/17) – Arkansas State sophomore Anaelle Charles was selected as the Sun Belt Conference Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week, the league office announced Wednesday.

Charles posted a 5k time of 18:23.32 to place fifth among the 160-plus competitors at the Memphis Twilight Classic. Her time ranks the fourth-best all-time by an A-State runner at the event. With her top-five finish, the Red Wolves placed fourth in the season-opening event.

A-State returns to Memphis for the Rhodes Invite on September 16 at Shelby Farms Park.