Oxy XC Receives USTFCCCA Academic Honors

Oxy XC Receives USTFCCCA Academic Honors

NEW ORLEANS — The Occidental men's and women's cross country teams earned USTFCCCA Team Academic awards for their outstanding performance in the classroom during the 2015 season.

Eva Townsend earned special recognition for the women, and Keenan Leary and Austin Sankaran earned special recognition for the men as outstanding performing individuals.

Team Award Release

Individual Award Release

From the Coach: "I'm proud that both teams once again are recognized for their academic achievements as well as their athletic successes," Oxy head coach Rob Bartlett said. "I'm sure that Eva, Keenan, and Austin's All Academic Individual awards will be the first of many."

The Oxy men's team finished fourth in the West Region and sent Tommy Warfel to the NCAA National Championship race.

The Oxy women were sixth in the West Region, but return everyone next year.

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