The goducks.com Student-Athlete of the Week for the week
ending November 18th is Alexi Pappas from the Oregon women’s cross
country team. Pappas finished eighth at the NCAA Championships with a time of 19:43.9 this past Saturday in Louisville, Kentucky. The team won the title
with 114 points.
Pappas finished third place nationally in the 3,000 meter
steeplechase at the 2012 NCAA Championships. She is a two-time NCAA All-American
and was one of nine finalists for the 2012 NCAA Woman of the Year award.
The redshirt senior from Alameda, California is a transfer from Dartmouth.
Congratulations to Pappas and the 2012 Oregon women’s cross country team on winning the NCAA Championship!