RISE National Athletes of the Week

Updated: December 10, 2008, 7:12 PM ET

This week's installment of the ESPN RISE National Boys and Girls Athlete of the Week honors includes winter sport nominees for the first time, but for the second straight week two cross country runners are taking top billing.

Both Reed Connor from The Woodlands High (Texas), and Chelsey Sveinsson from Greenhills High (Texas) won Nike Cross Nationals individual crowns Saturday in Portland and that was too much for any of the other regional winners.

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