Houlihan Clocks Fastest Time in ASU History, Men Finish 21st in Wis.

Sun Devil X-Country teams’ biggest race of season: Team answers call @ Wisconsin Adidas Invitational

By Jeremy Hawkes
Assistant Media Relations Director
(Football, T&F/XC, Wrestling, Water Polo, Olympics)

Oct. 12, 2012

MADISON, Wis. – Shelby Houlihan clocked the fastest 6,000-meter cross country race in school history and the Arizona State University men took 21st overall to earn valuable at-large points as the team finished up competition on Friday at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational in Madison, Wis.

In her first 6k of the season, Houlihan clocked a time of 19:58 for a 13th-place overall finish in a field of 327 to establish herself as having the fastest time ahead of ASU Olympian Amy Hastings at the top of the school’s all-time performance list. Continue reading