The Lipscomb cross country squad was well-represented on the ASUN All-Academic Team on Wednesday afternoon as six Bisons were honored and Lipscomb swept the Scholar-Athlete of the Year awards.
The Lipscomb cross country squads earned both the men’s and women’s conference titles, while redshirt-sophomore Brent Leber won the men’s individual championship, Ronald Kigen was Freshman of the Year, and Nick Polk won both Coach of the Year awards.
The men’s race is set to begin at 8:30 ET, 7:30 CT, while the women’s race will begin at 9:30 ET, 8:30 CT at the Buckingham Complex.
On Friday, a section of the Bisons competed in the Blazer Classic in Birmingham, Alabama, while on Saturday a selection of runners competed in a number of races at the Pre-National Invitational in Terre Haute, Indiana.
The Lipscomb cross country squad is closing out the regular season this weekend with the Blazer Classic and the Pre-National Invitational.
Brent Leber was named the Men’s Runner of the Week, Brooke Kingma was named the Women’s Runner of the Week, and Roald Kigen was named the Men’s Freshman of the Week.
The Lipscomb cross country team turned in a top-notch performance at the 2019 Greater Louisville Classic as the women’s squad placed second overall and the men finished fourth.
The Lipscomb cross country squad is back this weekend as the Bisons head north for the 18th annual Greater Louisville Classic at E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park.
A Nashville native who ran cross country and served as a cheerleader, Natalie Montgomery Spradlin made the most of her time at Lipscomb.
After running his first race in 855 days, Lipscomb’s Brent Leber has been named the ASUN Runner of the Week for his performance at the Commodore Classic on Saturday.