April 22, 2013
Anthony Rotich, Men's Track & Field
Anthony Rotich ran the distance in the 3,000m steeplechase for the first time this season at the Mt. SAC Relays. The All-American not only clocked in a personal best, but also posted the second-fastest time in the nation of 8:37.47. The sophomore is ranked first in C-USA in the event that he garnered his first All-American honor of his collegiate career.
Risper Kimaiyo, Women's Track & Field
Risper Kimaiyo made her debut in the 5,000m competition since 2011, after suffering an injury last season. The senior crossed the finish line with a time of 15:55.67 earning the No. 20 spot in the national rankings. The five-time All-American also secured the top spot in the Conference USA rankings in the 5,000m.