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Cardinals claim second straight Program of the Year Award

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Winning two national titles along with a runner-up finish, the Cardinal men's program secured the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Al Carius Program of the Year Award for the second straight season on June 1.

Created in 2008, the Al Carius Program of the Year Award is awarded annually to the most outstanding NCAA Division III men's cross country/track & field program. The award honors the institution that has achieved the most success in each academic year (spanning the cross country and both indoor and outdoor track & field seasons) based on the institution's finish at the NCAA Division III Championships. More

Click here to view a video recap, produced by NCTV, of the national championship meet.

Photo: Baton handoff from Randal Ellison ’13 to Jon Howard ’11 on the 4x400 relay team, which also included Jonathan Caron ’13 and Daniel Benton ’11. The team finished third, giving the Cardinals the needed points to win the national championships.