The DePaul men's and women's cross country teams have earned academic recognition from the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
Herald Alvarez was coming around the turn of his cross country training run on a rain-soaked late October afternoon in Jackson Park when he came to a sudden halt. A car had hydroplaned out of control near the intersection of 60th Street and South Cornell Avenue and crashed into a light pole.
Once again Eddie McDaniel led the way for DePaul as he has done all season. The junior was the first Blue Demon across the finish line Friday at the NCAA Cross Country Midwest Regional.
The men's and women's cross country teams head into their final meet of the season Friday at the NCAA Cross Country Midwest Regional in Springfield, Mo.
Eddie McDaniel has never felt better in his collegiate life as the No. 1 runner on the DePaul men's cross country team has been in the pink of health the entire season.
DePaul came up a little short Friday of equaling its best finish at the BIG EAST Cross Country Championships.