May 5, 2011
Men's Cross Country Earns Academic Honors
NEW ORLEANS, LA -- Catawba cross country runners, Christian Crifasi (Ramseur, NC/E. Randolph HS) and Justin Smith (Greensboro, NC/Ragsdale HS) have been named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team. The Catawba men’s cross country team was also honored as a group after posting a 3.33 GPA as a squad.
Crifasi, a sophomore who led the team in each race this season, has a 3.42 GPA while majoring in politics. He was the top Division II runner in four of his eight meets this year. Smith, a sophomore, has posted a 3.46 GPA in medical technology. Smith finished second to Crifasi in all eight races and earned a pair of top five finishes.
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