Urban Knight Earns All-Region Honors
Following her stellar sixth place finish at the NCAA Division II West Regional Championships in Academy of Art University's first post season appearance, senior Jenny Bergren was recognized by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association as All-Region award winner for cross country in Division II. The School of Interior Architecture & Design student was also named PacWest Runner of the Year. Jenny pioneered Academy of Art University’s athletic program by being the first Urban Knight to qualify for NCAA Nationals. "The feeling of making it to Nationals is like none other," Jenny said. "This has been a goal of mine for some time so when I found out I had a good cry!" The recipient of an NCAA All-Region honor for her performance, Jenny headed to the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships held on November 17 in Joplin, MO.
Lamorindaweekly - November 20