Monday, November 24, 2008

Duck Men win NCAA Cross Country Championship..... THE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP!

Galen Rupp was the individual winner to lead the University of Oregon men’s cross country team to its second straight NCAA title Monday at Terre Haute, Ind. Oregon freshman Luke Puskedra finished fifth overall, and Shadrack Kiptoo-Biwott finished ninth. This makes it two years in a row!

In the women’s race, the Ducks finished second to heavily favored Washington; Alex Koskinski finished eighth to lead Oregon.