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John Kuto named AUS Male Athlete of the Week

John Kuto named AUS Male Athlete of the Week

Name: John Kuto
University: Saint Mary's University
Sport: Men's Cross Country
Hometown: Eldoret, Kenya
Year of eligibility: Third
Academic program: Criminology
Height: 6'0

John Kuto of the Saint Mary's University men's cross country team is the Subway Atlantic University Sport male athlete of the week for the week ending Oct. 5, 2014.

A third-year criminology student from Eldoret, Kenya, Kuto finished first out of 34 runners in the men's 8km run at the Moncton Invitational meet Saturday on the Université de Moncton campus.

His time of 26:19.10 was just under 10 seconds faster than the second-place runner. This is the second time Kuto has claimed first place in an AUS meet this season.