Robby Cherry joins the Lipscomb University Cross Country and Track & Field programs after a successful collegiate running career at Westmont College in Santa Barbara, CA.
While at Westmont Robby earned NAIA All-American honors in the marathon in 2008, All-GSAC honors three times and All-Regional honors once. A versatile athlete, Robby competed successfully at every distance event from 800m to the marathon and qualified for nationals eleven times in events ranging from the 4x800m relay to the marathon. He was also a team captain at Westmont for both the Cross Country and Track & Field programs. Robby capped off his Westmont career by finishing second in the nation in the marathon.
Robby also excelled academically at Westmont, earning NAIA National All-Academic honors three times and graduating as the top Mathematics major at Westmont in 2008.
In high school Robby ran for nationally ranked Dana Hills in Dana Point, Calif.
Robby will assist with both the cross country and track & field programs at Lipscomb.