FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Senior Michael Power has been named Southeastern Conference Male Athlete of the Week.
Winner of the Hurricane Cross Country Festival last weekend, Power dominated the field with a 19:51 first place finish. He averaged 4:58 for the four-mile race.
The Razorbacks won the Hurricane Festival with a perfect score of 15, by placing runners in seven of the top eight positions.
Named 1998 SEC Male Athlete of the Year, Power has won three of the last four meets in which he has participated. Included in his wake are the 1998 SEC Championship and District VI Championship.
The Razorbacks will take a week off before going to Joplin, Mo. for a meet hosted by Missouri Southern.