Women Finished 11th, Men 14th On Friday In Seattle
Teams Began Postseason Racing At Metropolitan Golf Links in Oakland
Several Lions Set Career-Best Times At Saturday's Meet
Men and Women Both Earn Third Place on Saturday in Sacramento
LMU men's cross country finished fifth in the team standings at the UC Riverside Invitational.
2017 Mark Covert Classic Photos by John Shaffer
Cross Country - WCC Championships, Oct. 31, 2015 Plantes Ferry Sports Park, Spokane, Wash. Photos by Kyle Terada
Cross Country at Mark Covert Classic - Sept. 5, 2015
2016 Men’s Cross Country WCC All-Academic Honorable Mention … Competed in six cross country races … Placed third at the Mark Covert Classic at 25:18.2 (Sept. 3) and at the WCC Preview with a time of 25:42.0 (Sept. 17) ... Recipient of the Jordan and Stella Olivar Memorial Endowed Scholarship.
In cross country... standout rookie season for the Lions... competed in six meets... season best 8k time was 24:09.1 at the Santa Clara Invitational (Oct. 17)... was LMU's top finisher in the meet, placing eighth overall... placed 28th overall at the West Coast Conference Championships (Oct. 31)... was the Lions' second best finisher in 26:05.9... was once again LMU's top finisher at the NCAA West Regional, placing 80th overall on the 10k course in 32:41.7.
Three-sport athlete at Alta Loma High School... competed in cross country, track and soccer... was a second team All-Baseline League selection in her one varsity soccer season... team went undefeated in league play, giving up just three goals and winning the league title... two-year varsity letterwinner in cross country... named team MVP as a senior in 2014... also named Mt. Baldy League MVP, first team all-area, first team Division I Southern Section and a state qualifier... named Long Distance MVP of the track team in 2015... all-league selection and team captain as a senior... Scholar-Athlete of the Year... Mt. Baldy League Top 5... Principal's Honor Roll... Cum Laude Society... Golden State Seal Merit Diploma.
Koby Wayne Pederson was born Aug. 27, 1997 in Pomona, Calif.... parents are Mark and Nicole Pederson... has one younger sister, Shay... has volunteered with Project Earth (raising money at school to ornate to the charity), Miles for Montclair (5k walk to raise money for homeless teens), Living History Garden in Upland (helped maintain the local garden), Brave Academy (math tutor) and Alta Loma Little League Challengers (helped special needs children play baseball)... Health and Human Sciences major at LMU.
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