Southern Illinois cross country runner Tori Parry was one of 10 student-athletes to earn the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) Leadership & Service Award, the conference announced on Thursday.
One year after sweeping the men's and women's Missouri Valley Conference Cross Country Championships, Southern Illinois will look to repeat this Saturday when it will host the 2014 edition of the MVC Cross Country Championships.
In their final tune-up before the Missouri Valley Conference Championships, the Southern Illinois cross country teams competed against some of the top schools in the country at the ISU Pre-National Invitational on Saturday.
The Southern Illinois University cross country teams have a big weekend ahead, as they travel to Terre Haute, Ind. for the ISU Pre-National Invitational meet on Saturday.
Competing in their toughest meet of the season to this point, the Southern Illinois cross country teams put on valiant a performance at the Notre Dame Invitational on Friday.