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

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

Oct. 2, 2012

Park Ridge, Ill. -

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

  • Earned a first-place individual finish at the Sean Earl Lakefront Invite
  • Ran a career-best 8,000-meter time of 24:32, breaking his previous best by 26 seconds
  • Paced the Boilermakers to a third-place finish in the 27-team field
  • The weekly honor is the second of his career
  • Last Purdue Runner of the Week: Matthew McClintock (Sept. 18, 2012)

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
Sept. 25        Mason Ferlic, So., MICH
Oct. 2            Matthew McClintock, Fr., PUR