November 15, 2011

DenAdel Receives Cross Country All-Region Recognition

Alan DenAdel has earned U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) all-region recognition following his 12th-place finish at the NCAA Division III West Region Cross Country Championships held last Saturday in Claremont, Calif.

DenAdel (Bow, Wash.) is one of nearly 560 athletes to earn the USTFCCCA honor, which goes to athletes that finished in the top 35 individually at one of the nine regional sites. He finished 12th in the race with a time of 25:49.9 over the 8000-meter course.

The sophomore standout will represent Pacific Lutheran at the 2011 NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships scheduled this coming Saturday, Nov. 19, at Lake Breeze Golf Course in Winneconne, Wis. The men's race will start at 10 a.m. (Pacific Time). The University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh is the championship event host.

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