Ahead of Wednesday's NCAA outdoor track & field championships, Oregon's Edward Cheserek opens up about the challenges he's faced coming from Kenya, including 60-mile runs to school for final exams.
Annie Leblanc, Molly Grabill and Tanguy Pepiot each were recognized for their hard work both in the classroom and on the course.
Edward Cheserek earned multiple awards after completing his historic season with the NCAA Championship.
Oregon's Cheserek is named men's athlete and newcomer of the year.
Oregon cross country runner Edward Cheserek talks about winning the men's individual title at the NCAA Championships with Statisfaction host Ryan McGrady.
As Saturday's race passed the midway point, Edward Cheserek thought he'd be settling for second, but a late surge gave the Oregon freshman an NCAA Championship.