MEET CERTIFIED SOUTH CAROLINA HOME-GROWN PLAYER OF THE WEEK – GRACE BARNETT
Meet this week’s Certified South Carolina Home-Grown Player of the Week, Grace Barnett. Grace is a redshirt junior at Clemson University where she runs cross country. She is successful on and off the course, putting together one of the most decorated season in school history in 2016. It was capped by an All American performance at the NCAA Championships where she placed ninth overall, the best finish by a Clemson female at the NCAA Championships since 1990. She was also named the ACC Scholar Athlete of the Year in 2016, earning a spot on the all-academic team a third straight fall. She is an elementary education major from Pawleys Island.