The 2014 cross country season comes to a close this weekend, as senior Riley Coates travels to Terre Haute, Ind., for the NCAA Division I Cross Country Championships. Coates, who earned an individual bid to the national meet after a strong performance at last week's regional, will run in the 10K final on Saturday, Nov. 22.
Senior Riley Coates was named the Air Force Athlete of the Week on Monday morning (Nov. 17) after earning all-region honors at the NCAA Mountain Regional Cross Country Championships last Friday and qualifying to this week's NCAA National Championships.
Air Force senior Riley Coates earned a spot in the 2014 NCAA Division I Cross Country Championships, the national selection committee announced this afternoon (Nov. 15). Coates earned an individual berth to the national meet following a strong performance at the Mountain Regional Championships.
Senior Riley Coates earned all-region honors, as the Air Force cross country team wrapped up competition at the NCAA Mountain Regional Championships in Albuquerque, N.M., on Friday, Nov. 14. With a 19th-place finish in the 106-runner event, Coates paced the No. 29 men to a ninth-place finish in the overall standings.
The Air Force cross country team, which includes the 29th-ranked men's squad, returns to action this week, when it travels to Albuquerque, N.M., for the 2014 NCAA Mountain Regional Cross Country Championships on Friday, Nov. 14. The meet, hosted by the University of New Mexico, is slated to begin at noon, with the women's 6K race.