Calvin's Jonathan Ellis Named MIAA Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week

Calvin's Jonathan Ellis Named MIAA Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week

For the second time this season and for the third time in his collegiate career, Calvin junior Jonathan Ellis has been named the MIAA Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week.

A native of Baltimore, Maryland, Ellis placed 30th individuall in the Gold Division of the Notre Dame Joe Piane Invitational with a time of 25:03 on the 8K course.

A graduate of Towson High School, Ellis was the top NCAA Division III runner in a field dominated by Division I schools. Ellis helped the 10th-ranked Knights finish sixth in a field of 20 teams with 221 points.

Calvin men's cross country runners has now earned MIAA Runner of the Week accolades four times this year with teammate Tyler Johnson and Ryan Vreeke also receiving the award once this fall.