Dordt College News

Opp Claims NAIA All-American Honors

November 26, 2013

(Tuesday, November 26; Sioux Center, Iowa)  Dordt College junior, Lauren Opp, earned NAIA Cross Country All-American status with her 16th place finish at the NAIA National Championship Meet in Lawrence, Kansas on Saturday, November 23.

Opp ran the 5,000 meter course in a time of 18:18 to help lead Dordt to a sixth place team finish.  She’s the first Dordt College runner to claim the honor since Michelle Steiger in 2010.

Opp is a Garner, Iowa native and was recently accorded NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors as well.

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