Kattman Named to NEC All-Rookie Team

Kattman Named to NEC All-Rookie Team

FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Northeast Conference officially unveiled its all-rookie teams for the 2018 season on Tuesday. Sacred Heart redshirt freshman Gaelyn Kattman was the lone Pioneer landing on the women's All-Rookie Team, which is comprised of the top seven rookie finishers at the NEC Championship meet.

Kattman has placed in the team's top seven in all seven of her races this season, which includes six finishes in the team's top five. She turned in a season-best 5K time of 19:02.3 at the Vermont Fall Foliage Invitational, and placed 10th overall out of 82 runners at the Ted Owen Invitational in 19:08.1. Kattman placed fourth on the Pioneers and 17th overall at this year's Northeast Conference Championships, where SHU finished third.

Kattman led the NEC with four Rookie of the Week honors throughout the 2018 season.

Men's All-Rookie Team
Trausti Thorstein, WC
Will Merritt, MSM
Brenden Miller, SFU
Christopher Hernand, WC
William Cuthbertson, WC
Jason Cousineau, SFBK
Robert Moore, CCSU
 
Women's All-Rookie Team
Ashley Dana, CCSU
Gaelyn Kattman, SHU
Shannon Cody, SFU
Julia Ayres, BRY
Sarah Freeman, BRY
Alexis Mularkey, RMU
Laura Lintelman, RMU