TRU WolfPack runners preparing for nationals

Four TRU WolfPack runners will be in action on Saturday at the U Sports Cross Country Championships at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ont.

Calum Carrigan of Kamloops and Troy Morgan of Hythe, Alta., will compete in the men’s 10-kilometre race, while Whitehorse duo Kendra Murray and Zoe Painter will run in the women’s eight-kilometre event.

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Head coach Carmin Mazzotta and assistant coach Kaileen McCulloch determined which team members will make the trip.

“We look at performance throughout the season, but especially at the bigger races we compete at in October,” Mazzotta said. “Attitude and commitment also play a role in our decision-making.

“Ultimately, as it is a self-selection process, we only bring athletes who are ready to compete at the highly competitive level one would expect from a national university championship.”

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