EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – SIUE Athletics has joined with Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc., to take time each week to honor a Cougar student-athlete who excels both in competition and in the classroom.
This week's honoree is SIUE women's cross-country runner, Kassidy Dexheimer. The junior from Washington, Illinois, is majoring in nursing and holds a 3.885 grade point average.
Dexheimer recently recorded a personal best time at the Bradley Pink Classic. She finished 32nd with a time of 22:38.
SIUE cross-country will be back in action on Saturday in the Ohio Valley Conference Championship held at SIUE.