Seniors Chandler Gibbens and Lona Latema both placed in the Top 100 in their respective races at the 2023 NCAA Cross Country Championships in Charlottesville, Virginia, Saturday morning at Panorama Farms.
Seniors Chander Gibbens and Lona Latema travel to Charlottesville, Virginia, to compete in NCAA Nationals at Panorama Farms, the first time a male and female athlete have both made Nationals since 2015.
The Kansas men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the 2023 Big 12 Cross Country Championship today. Both teams placed sixth overall and senior Chandler Gibbens placed 11th, earning him an All-Big 12 selection.
Senior Chandler Gibbens was named the Big 12 Runner of the Week this week and for the second time this season, the Big 12 Conference announced Tuesday, after placing fourth at Pre-Nationals Invite in Charlottesville, Va.
Headlined by two different meets, the Kansas cross country team is ready to race on Friday, Sept. 29. A team of men will travel to Notre Dame for the Joe Piane Notre Innovational while the rest of the team will head east to Columbia for the Gans Creek Classic, hosted by Missouri.