Oct. 29, 2012
Anthony Rotich, Cross Country
Anthony Rotich led the men's team to a second-place finish at the 2012 Conference USA Men's Cross Country Championship, dominating the course to cross the finish line first with a time of 23:32.2 in the 8K event. The Kenyan native was also named the freshman of the meet for his performance at the C-USA Championship. This was the freshman's fourth victory of his 2012 campaign.
Risper Kimaiyo, Cross Country
Risper Kimaiyo had an incredible effort to take home the individual title at the 2012 Conference USA Women's Cross Country Championship. She had a stellar performance, recording a personal-best 16:42.8 in the 5Kr. The three-time All-American earned her third C-USA cross country crown and was named the outstanding senior of the meet.