Lundin is repeat Region Coach of the Year, seven Oles are all-region

Mike Ludwig
November 19, 2013

NEW ORLEANS - Head coach Phil Lundin was named the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association NCAA Division III Central Region Coach of the Year on Tuesday, as seven of his runners were named to the association's all-region team.

St. Olaf had three in the top six at the NCAA Division III Central Region Championships on Saturday, and seven in the top 25 to earn all-region honors. St. Olaf was the only school in the country to have seven runners run to all-region status. Wabash, Calvin, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, Johns Hopkins, Middlebury, North Central and SUNY-Cortland had six each.

The third-ranked Oles will run in the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships on Saturday in Hanover, Ind.

Contact media relations specialist Mike Ludwig at (507) 786-3834 or ludwigm@stolaf.edu.