Nebraska Earns First Men’s Cross Country Weekly Honor

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Nebraska Earns First Men’s Cross Country Weekly Honor

Huskers’ Jacob Olson wins medalist honors at Augustana Twilight

Athlete of the Week

Jacob Olson, Nebraska

Sr. – Kearney, Neb. – Kearney

  • Paced the Huskers to the team title, finishing first in the four-mile race at the Augustana Twilight in Sioux Falls, S.D.
  • Crossed the finishing line in 18:48.86, a one-mile pace of 4:42
  • The two-time Academic All-Big Ten selection earns the first Big Ten Athlete of the Week honor of his career
  • Last Nebraska Athlete of the Week: Wyatt McGuire (Sept. 23, 2015)

2016 Big Ten Men’s Cross Country Athletes of the Week

Sept. 7 Jacob Olson, Sr., NEB