Huerta Named Big West XC Athlete of the Week

Huerta Named Big West XC Athlete of the Week

FULLERTON, Calif. – The Big West Conference announced on Tuesday that Cal State Fullerton's Samantha Huerta was named Women's Cross Country Athlete of the Week.

Huerta, a junior from La Mirada, is Cal State Fullerton's first recipient of Women's Cross Country Athlete of the Week honors in a little over four years.  She set the school record in the 5K with a time of 17:03.4 on the UCR Ag/Ops course.  Huerta finished third overall – and the top collegiate finisher – and helped the Titans to a dominant team title with 29 points.  Huerta also improved upon last year's time from the same meet by 24 seconds.

The last Titan to secure the conference's weekly award was Emily Taylor on Oct. 8, 2014.

Next up, the squad hosts the Titan Invite on campus with a 5 p.m. PT start time on Friday.

Fans can purchase tickets for various Cal State Fullerton athletic events by visiting The Athletic Ticket Office can also be contacted by phone at 657-278-2783 or by email at The Ticket Office is located at the Titan House off of Gymnasium Drive at the eastern end of the Intramural Fields and is open from 10 am – 4 pm PT, Monday – Friday.

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Total Slides 1 : Active Index 1 : Last Slide Divs 5

Sat Aug 31
8:30 a.m. PT
Mark Covert Classic
Brea, Calif. | Carbon Canyon Regional Park
Fri Sep 13
6 p.m. PT
vs. USD Invite
@ San Diego, Calif. | Tecolote Shores
Sat Sep 28
7 a.m. PT
vs. Mustang Challenge
@ Santa Clarita, Calif. | Central Park
Fri Oct 04
1 p.m. PT
vs. Joe Piane Invitational
@ Notre Dame, Ind. | Burke Golf Course
Sat Oct 19
8 a.m. PT
vs. UCR Highlander Invitational
@ Riverside, Calif. | UCR Ag-Ops Course
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