Q&A #23 How many Individual NCAA Cross Country winner has U of O had?

Edward Cheserek became Oregon’s first freshman ever to claim the NCAA Division I Cross Country individual title with a time of 29:41.1.

The newcomer from Newark, N.J., by way of Kenya joined an elite group of Oregon champions that include: Steve Prefontaine 3 times, Alberto Salazar and Galen Rupp.

Making him the fourth overal U of O winner