Senior's 7th career C-USA title; five Owls earn all-conference honors
Maher, Riddle, Ugwunze all notch victories
Diaz wins 800m with new PR
Where the Owls stand at the halfway point
Junior records PR of 7294 points
*Second-Team All-Conference Cross Country (2017)
AT MAJOR MEETS
2017 C-USA Cross Country, 10th, 8k, 24:46
2017 NCAA South Central Regional (XC), 31st, 10k, 31:14
8k- 24:26, Texas A&M Invitational (9/23/17)
10k- 31:14, NCAA South Central Regional (11/10/17)
Cross Country: The Owls top runner as a freshman, Landa placed 10th at the C-USA Championships before finishing 31st at the South Central Regional...placed fourth in his collegiate debut at the Rice Invitational...finished 16th at the Texas A&M Invitational.
Graduated from Brophy College Preparatory where he competed for the Broncos under head coach Michael Keahon..cross country state runner-ups in 2015 and 2016...ran 5k in cross country and 4x800m, 1600m, and 3200m in track...most valuable athlete (2017)...most valuable runner (2016)...most improved runner (2016)...most inspirational runner (2015)...All-Arizona Cross Country Team in 2015 and 2016...senior year bests: 5k (15:20), 3200m (9:09), 1600m (4:23)...graduated with a 4.08 GPA...Distinguished Student Award (2016-17)...chess club.
Parents: Hociel and Diana Landa...four brothers..Rice College: Hanszen...Major: Electrical and Computer Engineering.