Seventeen Student-Athletes earned cum laude or higher at Saturday's ceremonies
The Catamounts are poised for a surge on championship Sunday
The Catamounts used the meet for the final tune-up for the SoCon Championship
WCU has already won three events between the men's and women's teams
The Catamount women's team looks to defend their title for 2013
Freshman: Indoor- Ran the 3000m and the 5000m primarily, while also running in one DMR ... Posted bests in the 3000m at the JDL Fast Track Invitational (8:53.62) and the 5000m at the Niswonger Invitational (15:29.29) ... Earned four top 10 finishes.
Outdoor- Competed in the 3000m, 3000m Steeple, 5000m and the 10,000m runs ... Earned four top 10 finishes including his first collegiate victory at the Clemson Tiger Qualifier, running a 16:08.65 in the 5000m ... Placed seventh in the SoCon in the 10,000m - a personal best - running a 32:11.12.
High School: Alfaro placed second at the Southern Piedmont Conference Meet ... Ran a career-best 16:10 in the 5,000m which was just off of the Lincolnton High School record of 15:56 ... Ran a school record in track in the 3200m.
Personal: Son of Allen and Angie Alfaro.