November 9, 2007

Bobcats Receive All-Region Honors

New Orleans, LA--The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced today the 2007 Men's All-Region Cross Country teams for all eight regions which represent Division II Cross Country. Lees-McRae claimed two spots on the Southeast All-Region Team.

Senior Lewis Martin (Charlottesville, VA) was named to the All Region team after finishing fifth at the regional meet in Wingate, NC. Martin also qualified to compete in the 2007 DII National Championships as an individual on November 17 in Joplin, MO.

Sophomore Chris Holstein (Middleburg, FL), who has proved to be a steady force for the Bobcats all year, was also named to the All-Region team after his 13th place finish at the regional meet.