Kosgei named to SLC all-academic team

GO CARDINALS Samuel Kosgei was named to the SLC all-academic team.
GO CARDINALS
Samuel Kosgei was named to the SLC all-academic team.
GO CARDINALS

June 21, 2010

Lamar University cross country and track and field standout Samuel Kosgei was named to the Southland Conference's 2009-10 cross country and indoor and outdoor track and field all-academic teams.

Kosgei is the school record holder in the 10,000 meters with a time of 28 minutes, 32.62 seconds. A two-time Southland Conference champion in the 5,000 meters, Kosgei is a two-time All-American, earning the honor in cross country in 2008 and for the men's 5,000 meters during the 2009 indoor season.

An all-conference selection in cross country and track, Kosgei was named to the all-academic team for the third time.

The native of Kapchorwa, Uganda, graduated with a 3.25 GPA as he earned his bachelor's degree in health.

 

 

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