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2017 Cross Country Season Recap

December 6, 2017  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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Nick Pierce of the Liberty Flames Sports Network recently caught up with Head Coach Brant Tolsma to recap his teams' successful 2017 cross country seasons.

Team Highlights
• Men's Team – 7th at NCAA Division I Southeast Regional Championship (best finish since 2012)
• Men's Team – 2nd at Big South Championship (15th straight top-two finish)
• Men's Team – Won UVA Duals and Liberty Big South Preview team titles

• Women's Team – Won Hokie Open team title

Individual Highlights
• Men's All-America – Azaria Kirwa (25th place
Men's All-Region – Azaria Kirwa (3rd place)
• Men's All-Big South – Azaria Kirwa (2nd place), James Zentmeyer (7th place), Samuel Proctor (10th place), Augostine Lisoreng (11th place), Graham Hansel (12th place)
• Men's Big South All-Academic Team – James Zentmeyer
• Men's Big South Runner of the Week – Azaria Kirwa (Oct. 4)
• Men's Individual Champion – Azaria Kirwa (Liberty Big South Preview)

• Women's All-Big South – Kammi Kurtz (6th place)
• Women's Big South All-Academic Team – Kammi Kurtz
• Women's Big South Runner of the Week – Noel Palmer (Oct. 4)