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Rotich Earns C-USA Athlete of the Week Honors

Anthony Rotich

Anthony Rotich

April 1, 2014

IRVING, Texas –All-American Anthony Rotich earned Conference USA Athlete of the Week honors on Tuesday.

The defending national champion in the 3,000-meter steeplechase, Rotich posted an NCAA-leading time of 8:38.68 to win the event at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays. In addition to his season-best time, the All-American’s performance outdid professional athletes Matt Cleaver and Austin Bussing in the event. This is Rotich’s first outdoor Athlete of the Week honor this season and the fourth of his career.