A pair of Haskell Indian Nations University runners swept the Association of Independent Institutions’ cross country weekly honors Sept. 25.

Freshmen Chantel Yazzie and Max Tuckfield turned in strong performances during the Emporia State University Papa John’s Invitational.

Yazzie, of Fort Wingate, N.M., completed the 5-kilometer course in 23:52.72 in a meet featuring runners from NCAA Division II, NAIA and junior college teams.

Tuckfield, of Baldwin City, Kansas, posted a personal-best time of 29:44.29 over the 8-kilometer course – nearly 45 seconds faster than his previous best mark set Sept. 15.

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