June 7, 2007
Susan Worden, a senior cross country and track athlete for Lipscomb University, was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District IV second team.
Worden, majoring in exercise science, posted a 3.95 grade point average. She is from Edmond, Okla. She is a four-time selection to the Atlantic Sun Conference's All-Academic Team.
Athletically, she also excelled. In cross country she was All-Atlantic Sun Runner of the Week for Sept. 27, 2006. She was also a member of the Atlantic Sun All-Freshman Team in 2003. She was the top finisher for the Lady Bisons in the NCAA Southeast Regional.
In track she was fifth in the 2007 Atlantic Sun championships in the 10,000 meters and ninth in the 5,000 meters.
District IV includes Tennessee, Alabama, Michigan, Ohio and Kentucky.