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 Edwin Kangogo

2017: GNAC All-Academic Selection ... earned All-American honors after finishing 19th (31:32) at the NCAA Championships ... placed sixth (30:11) at the West Region Championships and earning all-region honors in the process ... earned All-GNAC honors after placing second (25:03) at the GNAC Championships ... finished third (18:56) at the Ash Creek Invite.

2016: Became All-American for second time in career, leading Seawolves to top-10 team finish with 34th-place performance at nationals in Saint Leo, Fla., completing 10K course in 31:11.5 … fastest Seawolf on three other occasions, including 4th-place finish at West Region Championships and individual victories at GNAC Championships and NDNU Argo Invite … named All-West Region, following 10K time of 30:07.58 in Billings, Mont., finishing 4th and propelling team to runner-up performance … earned GNAC Runner of the Year recognition behind 8K-winning time of 24:54.8 at league meet … named to GNAC All-Conference Team as well, helping team earn 7th consecutive conference crown ... finished 6th at UW Sundodger Invite and 5th at Western Washington Invite in regular-season meets, respectively … posted individual win at NDNU Argo Invite, covering 6.75 kilometers in 21:19.9, aiding team sweep in Belmont, Calif. … one of program record-tying nine student-athletes named to GNAC All-Academic Team … honored as men's cross country Bill MacKay Athlete of the Year nominee.  

2015: Earned All-America status by finishing 30th place at NCAA Championships on Nov. 21, propelling team to program-best-tying 3rd-place national finish … made top 10 in five other races … finished 8th place at West Regionals with 10K time of 30:06.78, helping UAA earn third West Region title … named All-West Region and GNAC All-Conference … placed third at GNAC Championships with 8K time of 24:44.1, helping Green & Gold to program's 10th conference crown … finished 6th at Western Washington Classic Invite, running 10K in 31:33 … won Hawaii Big Wave Invite with 5K time of 15:41.15 on Sept. 5, contributing to Seawolf sweep … captured 3rd place at Hawaii Pacific Invite, leading to another early-season perfect score … one of eight Seawolves honored on GNAC All-Academic Team.

2014: Helped UAA to 6th place at NCAA Championships in Louisville, Ky., concluding freshman season in 90th place … finished 10K NCAA West Regional course in 25th, helping UAA to runner-up finish … member of GNAC All-Conference team following 8th-place finish at GNAC Championships, helping UAA to team victory … had best individual finish at Hawaii-Hilo Invite in 6th place with 5K of 15:58, Aug. 30. 

BEFORE UAA: Attended Tambach HS.

PERSONAL: Born June 21, 1995 in Eldoret, Kenya … son of Josephat Kangogo and Rose Jerotich … has seven siblings.

MAJOR: Economics.


Season-by-Season Results

San Francisco Invite        30th
Ash Creek Invite            3rd
Lewis Crossover             18th
GNAC Championships          2nd
West Region Championships   6th
NCAA Championships          19th

NDNU Argo Invite            1st

UW Sundodger Invite         6th
WWU Classic Invite          5th 
GNAC Championships          1st
NCAA West Region            4th
NCAA Championships          34th

Hawaii Big Wave Invite      1st        

Hawaii Pacific Invite       3rd
WWU Classic Invite          6th 
GNAC Championships          3rd
NCAA West Region            8th
NCAA Championships          30th

Hawaii-Hilo Invite          6th       

Hawaii Big Wave Invite      8th
UAA Invite                  7th
WWU Classic Invite          8th
GNAC Championships          8th
NCAA West Region            25th
NCAA Championships          90th

Position: Men
Year: Senior
Hometown: Eldoret, Kenya
High School: Tambach HS
Major: Economics
Experience: 3 Letters
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