New CIU Cross Country Coach Takes First Place in 8k

November 08, 2011

CIU Cross Country Coach Judson “Jud” Brooker made an impressive first run in his new home of Columbia, S.C.  Brooker took first place in the 8k at the Governor’s Cup Road Race, Nov. 5 in Columbia.  Brooker’s time was 29:14 with a pace of 5:54. 

Brooker is organizing CIU’s first cross country program that will compete in the fall of 2012.  Brooker comes to CIU from Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio where he served as assistant track and assistant cross country coach.  As a student at Cedarville, Brooker was a track and cross country standout.

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