Anthony Rotich was named Conference USA Track and Field Co-Male Athlete of the Week, the first honor for the Miners this season.
The freshman clocked in the nations fifth-fastest time in the men’s 3000m steeplechase at the 85th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays. Rotich was the second collegiate runner to cross the finish line posting a time of 8:56.06. This was the first time the Kenyan native competed in the men’s steeplechase.
Rotich will be running in the men’s 3000m steeplechase at the Stanford Invitational on Friday, April 6 at 5:58 p.m. (PT).