The El Paso Community College (EPCC) Women’s and Men’s Cross Country teams were named as Cross Country Scholar All- American Teams by the National Junior College Cross Country Coaches Association.
The EPCC Women’s team placed 4 th with a team GPA of 3.894. Cuyahoga Community College (Ohio) placed 1 st with a 3.954 GPA. The women’s Scholar team consisted of: Karla Enriquez, Kelli Kirkpatrick, Shalet Mitei, Rose Jebet, Ocean Stevens and Michelle Renteria.
The EPCC men’s team placed 9 th with a GPA of 3.464. Hesston Community College (Kansas) placed 1 st with a 3.911 GPA. The men’s Scholar team consisted of: Michael Flores, John Sandoval, Evan Gerdes and Brian Rowley.
Those nominated had to have participated at the Regional or National Cross Country meets held in the fall of 2016. The nominated individual student athletes had to have a grade point average (GPA) of 3.40 or better for the fall 2016 semester.