Propst Wins 3 in a Row; Back in Top Form

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Letita Propst, senior from Elkins, is closing in on the end of her illustrious cross country career. Propst is a two time West Virginia AAA State Champion in cross country. The Elkins sensation earned her first title as a freshman in 2007 and repeated in 2008 as a sophomore with her 5K personal best time of 18:28.14. Propst seems to be back to her winning form by winning her last three cross country meets and five meets this year. She most recently won the NCAC meet held on October 6th at Preston with a time of 20:14.18. Her fastest clocking of the year was 18:57.90 at the Harry Groves Spiked Shoe Invitational in Pittsburg, PA on September 11 when she wrapped up 4th place out of a 133 runners. Other meets this year that Propst has won are: West Virginia Insurance Invitational, Don Swiger Invitational, Geico Classic, and another NCAC meet.