Four individuals from Washington University in St. Louis were selected as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced Monday by the conference office.
Senior Ellen Toennies became the sixth individual in Washington University in St. Louis women?s cross country history to race to a top-10 finish to lead the Bears to a fifth-place team finish at the 2015 NCAA Division III Cross Country National Championships Saturday at Lake Breeze Golf Club. The WashU men finished 16th overall in the team standings.
Washington University in St. Louis head coach Jeff Stiles was selected as the 2015 Division III Women’s Cross Country Midwest Region Coach of the Year, as announced Wednesday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
The Washington University in St. Louis men’s cross country team was one of 16 teams selected for an at-large bid to compete in the 2015 NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships, as announced Sunday by the NCAA. The WashU men will join the Bears’ women’s team, who earned an automatic bid to the national meet by winning the Midwest Regional.
The Washington University in St. Louis women’s cross country team had six runners finish in the top-30 en route to winning the 2015 NCAA Division III Midwest Region Cross Country Championships Saturday at Saukie Golf Course. The WashU men finished eighth at the Regional.