Dec. 3, 2013
SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- The West Coast Conference is pleased to recognize its November Men's Cross Country Player of the Month, Jared Ward from BYU.
MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY PLAYER OF THE MONTH
JARED WARD, SENIOR, BYU
BYU senior Jared Ward is the WCC Men's Cross Country Player of the Month for November. Ward finished fourth overall (29:45) at the NCAA Mountain Region Championships, his first race after having his senior season of eligibility reinstated. After earning All-Mountain Region honors, he then took 36th (30:43.6) at the NCAA Championships for his second straight All-American finish.
Ward was the second Cougar finisher across the line at the NCAA Championships and helped lead BYU to a fourth place team finish, their second podium finish in the last 14 years under head coach Ed Eyestone.
Also nominated: Scott Fauble, POR; Eric Causey, USF
2013 WCC MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY PLAYER OF THE MONTH
September: Tylor Thatcher, BYU
October: Rajpaul Pannu, SMC
November: Jared Ward, BYU