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Photo by MT Athletics Story by Kendrick Williams / Contributing Writer Middle Tennessee’s Cross Country competed for the Conference USA Championships over the weekend. On the women side, they finished in second place for the third consecutive time in four years while the men placed sixth. Brian Rono led the team and was named Second …

Photo courtesy of Colin Abbey Story by Jacob Young / Staff Writer Freshman runner Jacob Choge has been named the 2016 Conference USA Cross Country Male Athlete of the Year, adding to his impressive list of accolades this year. Choge becomes the first Blue Raider ever to win the award after his spectacular freshman campaign. He was also …

Photo courtesy of Colin Abbey Middle Tennessee cross country capped off their historic season on Saturday as the team traveled to Terre Haute, Indiana to compete for their first ever National Championship. The Blue Raiders would end up 28th overall, their highest finish in school history. MTSU also pinned their first All-American cross country runner, Jacob Choge. The freshman …

Photo by Sarah Grace Taylor / Editor-in-Chief  The 2016 calendar year has been one to remember for Blue Raider Athletics. But more importantly, nearly every male sport has had a signature or upset win. When a team of any school wins in these type of games, it puts them on the map as a program …

Photo courtesy of MT Athletics With the Conference-USA Championship on the horizon, Middle Tennessee will look to continue its utter dominance in the sports of men’s and woman’s cross country. The men’s team   has won all but one race in the South Region and have looked impressive and consistent through all of them. The men are …