PORTLAND, Ore. – Signed Gophers prospect Khalid Hussein finished 10th overall to earn All-America honors at the 2017 Nike Cross Nationals on Saturday morning at Glendoveer Golf Course, coming across the finish line at 15:28.5. Husssein helped Wayzata High School to an 11th-place finish at the prestigious meet.
A native of Plymouth, Minn., Hussein signed his National Letter of Intent with the Gophers last month after winning the 2017 MSHSL Class AA Cross Country Championship. He is also a three-time state medalist in the 1,600 meters and the 3,200 meters.
Lucas Adds to Resume in El Salvador
2/22/2018 - M. Cross Country
Gopher freshman Hunter Lucas finished 22nd at the 2018 NACAC Cross Country Championships in La Libertad, El Salvador.
Lucas Reps 'U' in El Salvador
2/18/2018 - M. Cross Country
A native of Fargo, N.D., Lucas finished 22nd on Saturday, covering the course in 27:08.0.
'U' Programs Earn USTFCCCA Academic Honors
2/9/2018 - M. Cross Country
Both programs were among the best in the Big Ten with the women pacing the conference and the men ranking second.