EPCC CC Men District V Champs, Adams Biwott and Faith Nyathi Win Individual titles
Updated: Sep 5
El Paso Community College (EPCC) Men won the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) District V Regional Championships in Hobbs, New Mexico. The women’s team finished 2nd behind New Mexico Junior College.
The Tejanos swept the top 2 positions with Adams Biwott (holding award in team photo) winning the individual championship with a time of 23:31 in the 8K race and Israel David finishing 2nd. Other Tejanos named to the All-Regional Team were Amos Yego (9) and Jarrett Ketchmark (10).
The Tejanas were led by Faith Nyathi (holding award in team photo) who finished 1st winning the individual championship with a time of 17.51 in the 5K race. Other Tejanas named to the All-Regional Team were Alondra Valles (6) and Crystal Peterson (9).
Next up, the teams travel to Tallahassee, Florida on November 12th for the NJCAA Division 1 National Cross Country and Half Marathon National Championships.