John Gilbertson, who finished second overall this past Saturday at the UC Riverside Invitational, was named the NAIA National Runner of the Week today. Gilbertson ran the race in 23:55 seconds, beating teammate Anthony Pizzo by only one-tenth of a second.
The Mustangs also moved up to No. 7 in this week's NAIA Top 25 poll.
The entire press release from the NAIA can be found at http://naia.cstv.com/sports/m-xc/spec-rel/092111aaa.html.
You can follow all Mustang athletic teams at twitter.com/TMCathletics and facebook.com/TMCathletics.