She won gold for Team USA at the Mountain Running Championships on Sept. 7.
She clocked 22:56 on the difficult 4.6K course.
Morgan Arritola earns the women's individual bronze medal.
The "King" will be chasing fourth consecutive XTERRA title in Ogden, Utah on September 25.
Trail running ace Max King headlines the men's squad.
ROME (AP) — World mountain running champion Elisa Desco has tested positive for doping. The Italian athletics federation says