Runner named All-American

June 4, 2014

11.26_AnthonySimpsonIn the NAIA Cross Country National Championship on Nov. 23, senior Anthony Simpson was first from Bryan to break across the finish line. He achieved a 15th place finish in 24:55, earning All-American honors for the second consecutive year. The championship was held at the Rim Rock Farm course in Lawrence, Kan., where temperatures on the rugged course were bitter. Simpson was one of three Lions racing for the last time on a cross country course, and the team won “a 10th place finish, tying the school’s 2nd best finish in history,” according to Sports Information Director Jordan Mattheiss.