Lincoln, IL – The men’s and women’s cross country team earned All-Academic Honors for the 2013 fall season. The men’s team was 4th in the nation with a GPA of 3.70 and the women’s team was 18th in the nation with a GPA of 3.36. NJCAA All-Academic Honors for the men’s team includes Corey Allen, Joel Flores, Mike Garza, Austin Teel, and Chris Steward. NJCAA All-Academic for the women’s team includes Kalina Gordley, Akiya Thompson, Kaiyla Brooks, Lizzi Herzog, and Tina Demogerontas.
Head coach Brian Herron said, “I am very proud of our men’s and women’s teams. They work very hard on the practice fields and in the classroom. I know that they are very excited about being Academic All-Americans and they should be. They are a great group of young men and women that I know have bright futures ahead of them.”