The LMU men's and women's cross country teams closed out their fall season placing 15th and 11, respectively, at the 2013 NCAA Division I West Regional Championship at Haggin Oaks Golf Course in Sacramento.
The LMU men's and women's cross country teams placed a trio of runners on the 2013 West Coast Conference All-Academic First Teams while seven additional Lions were named to their respective Honorable Mention teams, the league office announced Thursday.
Racing at Alumni Park on the campus of Pepperdine University Saturday morning in Malibu, the LMU men's and women's cross country teams placed a respective third and fourth at the 2013 West Coast Conference Championships.
The LMU men's and women's cross country teams did not disappoint in their final tune-up before the West Coast Conference Championships, as the squads clinched first place in both the men's and women's races at the Santa Clara Bronco Invite Saturday at Baylands Park in Sunnyvale, Calif.
Batting thunderstorms, delays and a muddy course, the Lion women placed second while the men placed 5th at the 25th Annual Chile Pepper Invite.
2013 WCC Cross Country Championships in Malibu, Calif.
Cross Country at UC Riverside September 17, 2011
Lions run at the UC Riverside Invitational 2010
High School... finished 17th at the State meet in 15:33 at Woodward Park... won the DII Mt. Sac Varsity race in 15:19... in track, qualified for the State 3200m Championships, with a personal best of 9:07 at the Cerritos Masters meet... won the 5k race Camarillo Distance Classic in 15:25...
Personal... Kevin Scott Joerger was born May 17, 1992 in Santa Maria, CA to parents Bonnie Talcott and Scott Joerger... has two sisters, Melanie, who also runs for LMU Cross Country & Track, and Lexi, and one brother, Brian, who runs cross country at Thousand Oaks HS... a biochemistry major...