2013-14 TFXC Post-Season Awards & Summary

posted Aug 13, 2014, 1:00 PM by Tyler Wingard
All-Academic Honors were announced by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches' Association for the Track & Field seasons.  Teams with a combined cumulative GPA of at least 3.10 were eligible along with individual student-athletes who ranked among the National Top-35 in their event(s) and carried a cumulative GPA of at least 3.30.
2014 CAC Women's Outdoor Champs
For the fourth year in a row and sixth time in the last seven years, CNU's Women's Track & Field Team earned the All-Academic Team recognition, joining the Women's Cross Country Team's inclusion last fall.  Four individuals made the cut: Jessica McClelland (Stafford, VA), Enuma Ezenwa (Herndon, VA), and Jennifer Westerholm (Stafford, VA) all earned their second All-Academic Awards and Leah Richardson (Dinwiddie, VA) claimed her first honor.  All four competed at the Div. III Outdoor Track & Field Championships this spring.  McClelland also earned Academic All-State Team honors from the Virginia Sports Information Direcotrs (VaSID).

Jessica McClellandJennifer WesterholmLeah Richardson

Final stats on the year for CNU TFXC:

National Champion #66 – Richard Roethel (Decathlon)
All-American #493 – Dominique Torres (Outdoor Triple Jump – Runner-up; Indoor 7th Place)
Men's Team finished 14th at the Outdoor National Championships
10 NCAA National Championships Entries
19 NCAA Div. III Top-50 Performers
5 National All-Academic Team Members plus team honors for Women’s XC and T&F
2 Indoor S/SE Region Field Athletes of the Year (Roethel and Enuma Ezenwa)
3 S/SE Region #1 Rankings (Men’s Indoor, Men’s & Women’s Outdoor - Women #2 Indoors)
3 Women's Conference Titles, 3 Men's Runner-Up Finishes
21 Conference Records
4 Conference Athletes of the Year
24 Conference Champions
69 All-Conference Honors (Top 16 for XC, Top 2 for T&F)
9 School Records
80 New CNU All-Time Performance List Entries (127 changes during the year) 
17 Fall Semester & 16 Spring Semester Dean's List Members
40 Team Members with at least a 3.0 GPA Fall Semester (2 at 4.0); 47 Spring Semester (4 at 4.0)