Feb. 9, 2012
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced today student athletes who earned 2011 Division I All-Academic Cross Country status. A total of 104 student-athletes represent the 67 institutions that compose the group.
Of those 107 winners senior Stephanie Price and redshirt sophomore Ashlie Decker each earned a spot on the list, to represent Minnesota.
To qualify for the USTFCCCA All-Academic Track and Field Team, the student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 and have either earned USTFCCCA All-America status or finished in the NCAA region’s top 15 (or top 10 percent) in 2011.
Captains Corner: Madeline Strandemo
Fifth-year senior Madeline Strandemo shares her goals and expectations for the cross country season.
Captains Corner: Amelia Barczi
Gophers co-captain Amelia Barczi reflects on her journey as a Gopher so far and looks forward to the year ahead.
Captains Corner: Paige Peschel
Paige Peschel is one of five Gophers serving as team captain for the 2017 cross country season.