Another C-USA honor for UTEP runner
El Paso, TX — All-American Anthony Rotich earned Conference USA Athlete of the Week honors on Tuesday.
The defending national champion in the 3,000-meter steeplechase, Rotich posted an NCAA-leading time of 8:38.68 to win the event at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays. In addition to his season-best time, the All-American’s performance outdid professional athletes Matt Cleaver and Austin Bussing in the event. This is Rotich’s first outdoor Athlete of the Week honor this season and the fourth of his career.