Big Sky Names Barrus XC Athlete of the Week
Courtesy: SUU Media Relations
Release: 10/08/2013
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CEDAR CITY, Utah – Oct. 8 – Southern Utah’s Ryan Barrus earned his second conference award of the cross country season today when the Big Sky named him Athlete of the Week following a 21st-place finish at the Notre Dame Invitational on Friday.

The Thunderbirds raced to a ninth-place team finish in a field of 27 teams and over 200 runners, with Barrus leading the squad with a five-mile run time of 24:50.9. This award marks Barrus’ second of the season, the first being awarded after the senior raced to a second-place individual finish at the UC Riverside Invitational on Sept. 14.

Barrus will be back on the course on Oct. 19 when the T-Birds travel to Terre Haute, Ind., to race at the NCAA Pre-Nationals.

Sat. Nov. 22
@ NCAA National Championships
() 22nd/31
Fri. Nov. 14
@ NCAA Mountain Regionals
() 4th/17
Sat. Nov. 1
@ Big Sky Conference Championship
() 2nd/12
Sat. Oct. 18
@ NCAA Pre-Nationals
() 34th/46
Fri. Oct. 10
vs. Color Country Invitational
() 1st/5
Fri. Oct. 3
@ Notre Dame XC Invitational
() 6th/24
Fri. Sep. 4
vs. Idaho State Duel
TBA
Sat. Sep. 12
@ UC Riverside Invite
TBA
Fri. Sep. 18
@ UVU Invitational
TBA
Sat. Sep. 26
@ Roy Griak Invitational
TBA
Fri. Oct. 2
@ Joe Paine Notre Dame Invite
TBA
Sat. Oct. 3
vs. UNLV Invitational
TBA
Sat. Oct. 10
vs. SUU Color Country Invite
TBA
Sat. Oct. 17
@ Pre-Nationals
TBA
Sat. Oct. 31
vs. Big Sky Conference Championships
TBA
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