The Ohio men’s and women’s cross country teams have been named 2017 NCAA DI All-Academic by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association this today (Feb. 9).
RESULTS & UPCOMING EVENTS
Ohio men’s cross country redshirt freshman Griffin Butler was named NCAA Division I Male Freshman of the Year this week. Head coaches throughout the state conducted the voting after this 2017 cross country season.
The Mid-American Conference announced its 2017 Men's and Women's Cross Country Academic All-MAC teams this morning (Nov. 21). A total of 52 student-athletes were named to the men's team while 83 student-athletes were named to the women's team. Ohio claimed seven of the men’s spots and the women have eight.
The Ohio men’s cross country team wrapped up a weekend at the first round of the NCAA Cross Country Championships, the Great Lakes Regional, hosted by Indiana State. The Bobcats finished the 10K in 12th place with a total of 368 points and with the top-five runners averaging a 32:34 time.