Moore Selected to Academic All-PL Team

Nov. 3, 2017

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – Lafayette women’s cross country’s Emily Moore was named to the Academic All-Patriot League Team, the League office announced on Friday afternoon.

The junior excelled in the classroom and out on the course for the Leopards and was one of seven student athletes to earn Academic All-League honors for women’s cross country.

Moore ended the regular season with a top 50 finish at the Patriot League Championship, clocking in with a time of 22:45.38. The junior won the Maroon and White’s home event, the Leopard Invitational, crossing the finish line in 23:15.1. She also set a new personal best this season, finishing the Paul Short Brown in 22:02.4.

This is Moore’s second-straight selection to the Academic All-League team. The junior has also been named to the Patriot League Academic honor roll two times. In the classroom, Moore is an Engineering major and holds a stellar 4.0 GPA.