Purdue's McClintock Earns Men's Cross Country Weekly Award

Purdue's Matthew McClintock was named Big Ten Athlete of the Week.

Sept. 18, 2012

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Athlete of the Week
Matthew McClintock, Purdue
Fr. - Athens, Maine - Madison Area Memorial  

  • Took fourth place at the Indiana Intercollegiates, finishing the 8,000-meter course in 24:58
  • Led the Boilermakers to a fourth-place finish in the 27-team field
  • Was the first finisher among Big Ten runners
  • The weekly honor is the first of his career
  • Last Purdue Runner of the Week: Charles White (Sept. 14, 2010)

2012 Big Ten Men's Cross Country Athletes of the Week
Sept. 4          Robby Creese, Fr., PSU

Sept. 11        Alex Brill, Jr., WIS

Sept. 18        Matthew McClintock, Fr., PUR