Five cross country runners named Academic All-MSC
Friday, November 4, 2016
Five cross country runners named Academic All-MSC
Senior Alesa Steiner was one of five CU cross country runners named Academic All-Mid-South Conference. (Credit Steve Wampler)

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland cross country runners Garang Madut, Taylor Blankenship, Michaela Postell, Alesa Steiner and Claudia Tepox were all named Academic All-Mid-South Conference on Thursday, as announced by the league office.

The Mid-South Conference Championships take place Saturday in Bowling Green, Ky.

Student-athletes must be a sophomore, junior or senior academically and maintain a 3.25 grade-point-average to be eligible for the Academic All-Mid-South Conference honor. A total of 34 women and 23 men from eight league institutions were named to the list.

2016 Academic All-Mid-South Conference

Taylor Blankenship – 3.73, Athletic Training
Michaela Postell – 3.52, Athletic Training
Alesa Steiner – 3.34, Athletic Training
Claudia Tepox – 3.41, Biology

Garang Madut – 3.38, Humanities and Social Science