The meet features two top-10 team finishers at the 2011 NCAA Championshpis
This meet serves as a final tune up before the Redbirds host the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships
The women finished the race with four runners in the top ten to clinch the title
Weibring Golf Club Held the Illinois Intercollegiate
Finished 12th at the Northern Illinois Open with an 8K time of 27:42.44 ... bettered that time at the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships, running the 8K event in 25:58 ... ran a 26:51.6 8K at the 2011 State Farm MVC Championships.
prior to isu
Beecher: (Cross Country): Four-year letter winner ... three-time all-state runner ... helped team win state championship his senior season ... voted athlete of the year after his junior season. (Track): Four-year starter and letter winner ... ran a 1:56 800-meter run to win the state title during his junior campaign ... named Northeast Indiana Times Male Athlete of the Year ... won back-to-back state titles as a member of the 3,200-meter relay team ... qualified for the state meet in the 800-meter run during his sophomore season ... ran personal best marks of 1:54 in the 800-meter run and 4:23 in the 1,600-meter run.
Personal: Born 12/20/1992 ... son of Henry and Mindy Nykaza ... siblings are Garrett and Grant.