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Geoffry Cheruiyot


Photo by Jonathan Clark / Sidelines Archives Story by Teylor Hines / Contributing Writer The 21st-ranked Middle Tennessee men’s cross country team came home victorious with its first NCAA South Regional title in program history. With the win, the Blue Raiders punched their ticket to their second straight trip to the NCAA Championships. The Blue …

Photo by Jonathan Clark / Sidelines Archives Story by Teylor Hines / Sports Reporter The 25th-ranked Middle Tennessee men’s cross country team won the Conference USA Cross Country Championships on Saturday morning for the first time in program history. Jacob Choge led the way and captured his second individual C-USA Cross Country crown. The men came out …

Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletic Communications The Blue Raiders traveled to Knoxville for the Rust Buster last Saturday. The success Middle Tennessee enjoyed during the indoor season has translated over into the outdoor competitions. Overall, the team finished with eight first place finishes, including breaking a school record. Record breaking day for the …

Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletics Middle Tennessee hosted their annual invitational on Saturday at the Murphy Center. The Blue Raiders continued their excellent season taking multiple first place finishes in the field events, long distance races and the sprints. The Blue Raiders enjoyed a successful day in the field, as reigning conference indoor …

Photo courtesy of MT Athletics The Blue Raiders traveled to Birmingham, Alabama for the KMS Invite, and returned with eight first place finishes. For the men, Solomon Afful took first place in the 200 meter dash with a blazing time of 21.03. The junior sprinter also finished second in the 60 meter dash with a …

It was a solid four days for Middle Tennessee as the university hosted the 2016 Conference USA Track and Field Championships. Geoffry Cheruiyot shone brightest on day three of the championships, earning an important 10points for his team while taking first in the 3,000-meter steeplechase. His time of 8:51:04 set a new school record, previously …