Jessica Davis photo taken by Little Joe courtesy of Texas Wesleyan Athletics Department

David Swiatocha photo taken by Little Joe courtesy of Texas Wesleyan Athletics Department


Texas Wesleyan athletes filled both spots of the Red River Athletic Conference’s Runners of the Week.

David Swiatocha, freshman marketing major,  and Jessica Davis, junior theatre arts major, were both named during the week of Sept. 24-30 for their performances in events at the Oklahoma State University Jamboree.

Swiatocha completed the men’s 8k event with a final time of 27:25 versus 205 other competitors.

Competing against 215 competitors, Davis finished 21st in the women’s 5k event with a time of 19:48.

The men and women’s cross country teams will compete again in the 3rd Annual Texas Wesleyan Invitational, which will feature both intercollegiate and high school teams, beginning at 8:15 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 5, in Gateway Park. They will compete once more beginning at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, in San Antonio for the 7th annual University of Incarnate Word Invitational.