Indiana, Purdue Share Men's Cross Country Athlete of the Week Award

Matthew McClintock

Oct. 8, 2013

Co-Athletes of the Week
JR Ricker, Indiana
Matthew McClintock, Purdue 

JR Ricker, Indiana
Jr. – Indianapolis, Ind. – Cathedral

  • Finished 10th in the 8K race at the Paul Short Run in Bethlehem, Pa., on Oct. 5 with a time of 24:12, including a one-mile pace of 4:52.10
  • Helped propel the Hoosiers to a first-place team finish, a race that featured 47 teams
  • Earned his first-career Athlete of the Week honor
  • Last Indiana Athlete of the Week: Ben Hubers (Oct. 19, 2010)

Matthew McClintock, Purdue
So. – Athens, Maine – Madison Area Memorial

  • Finished third in the 5-mile race at the Notre Dame Invitational in South Bend, Ind., on Oct. 4 with a time of 24:26.5, including a one-mile pace of 4:53.30
  • Finished five seconds ahead of the next-fastest runner in the field of 209 competitors
  • Was the top Big Ten finisher in a race that included 27 teams
  • Earned his fourth-career Athlete of the Week honor and the second this season
  • Last Purdue Athlete of the Week: Matthew McClintock (Sept. 24, 2013)


2013 Big Ten Men’s Cross Country Athletes of the Week

Sept. 3                  Jordan Redd, So., OSU
Sept. 10                Trevor Vidlak, Sr., NEB
Sept. 17                Caleb Rhynard, So., MSU
Sept. 24                Matthew McClintock, So., PUR
Oct. 1                    Michael Van Voorhis, Jr., WIS
Oct. 8                    JR Ricker, Jr., IND
                             Matthew McClintock, So., PUR