October 28, 2016 : By Liberty University Athletics - Office of Communications & Public Engagement
Liberty University’s women’s cross country team raced to a Big South Conference Championship Friday morning at the 2016 Big South Cross Country Championships in Swannanosa, N.C. Head Coach Brant Tolsma notched his 100th conference championship over a 31-year coaching career with the Flames.
The Lady Flames finished ahead of High Point University in the final standings, winning their first conference title since 2012.
Liberty’s men’s cross country squad finished runner-up behind Campbell University. The Flames have been runner up three years in a row and have posted 14 consecutive top-two Big South finishes.
Tolsma received Women’s Coach of the Year honors, his 63rd Big South Coach of the Year Award.