Rice junior Will Firth placed 138th (31:40) out of 253 runners in the men's 10,000 meter run in Saturday's 2013 NCAA Cross Country Championships.
Rice's men's cross country team finished fifth at the NCAA South Central Regional on Friday morning, beating squads such as Texas A&M, Baylor, Houston and LSU.
Freshman Harry Sagel and senior Anthony Urbanelli were each named to the 2013 Conference USA Men's Cross Country All-Academic Team, the league announced on Thursday.
For the eighth time in nine seasons, the Rice Owls men's cross country team placed in the top three at the C-USA Championships with a third place finish Saturday morning, edging out UTEP by one...
Rice is set to compete in the 2013 C-USA Men's Cross Country Championships at the Eagle Point Cross Country Course on the campus of University of North Texas Saturday, Nov. 2, in Denton.
Junior William Firth and senior John Cavallo each posted Top-20 finishes at the 23-team Crimson Classic Friday afternoon to help lead the Owls to a sxith place finish at the Harry Pritchett Course.