Men's 8K begins at 10:45 a.m. followed by women's 5K at 11:30 a.m.
The Golden Grizzlies had 125 student-athletes named to the list
The Golden Grizzlies had 122 student-athletes named to the list.
The Golden Grizzlies placed 120 student-athletes on the honor roll list.
Oakland landed the male Freshman of the Year among other postseason awards.
The men's and women's cross country teams competed in the Golden Grizzlies Open on Fri. Aug. 30 on campus
▪ Competed in six events
▪ Placed a season-high 10th at the Running Fit Detroit Titan Invite (Sept. 12) with a 5K time of 19:19.9
▪ Set a personal 6K record (21:52.4) at the Bradley Pink Classic, and finished 70th overall
▪ Finished 23rd at the Horizon League Championship (Oct. 31) helping the Golden Grizzlies capture the Horizon League title
▪ Did not compete
▪ Competed in seven events.
▪ Finished the Golden Grizzly Open 4K in 15:30.9, good for a third place finish.
▪ Finished seventh at the Detroit Titan Invite (Sept. 7) in 19:20.08 (5K).
▪ Earned an 18th-place finish at the Horizon League Championships with a 19:28.24 5K on Nov. 2.
▪ Ran a season-best 5K time of 18:47.7 at the Notre Dame Invite (Oct. 5).
▪ Ran in six races
▪ Earned 19th-place finish at the Golden Grizzly Open (Aug. 31)
▪ Ran season-best 6K time of 23:19 at the Bradley Classic (Oct. 12)
▪ Finished 29th overall at the IPFW Invitational (Sept. 8)
▪ Finished top four on the team in five out of the six races she ran
▪ Placed 12th at the Golden Grizzly Open (Sept. 2)
▪ Finished second on the team at the IPFW Invitational (Sept. 10)
▪ Season-best 19:45 in the 5K at Notre Dame Invitational (Sept. 30)
Peterson's Career Bests
3K: 11:10 (2015)
4K: 15:30.9 (2013)
5K: 18:47.7 (2013)
6K: 22:12 (2015)
▪ Four-year letterwinner for coach Todd Foster
▪ All-state for cross country her sophomore year
▪ All-conference in her final three seasons for cross country
▪ All-state for track in her final season
▪ All-conference for track in her last two seasons
▪ Graduated with honors
▪ Honor roll junior and senior year
TOP ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE
▪ Finishing 16th at the state meet sophomore year
Full Name: Cassandra Peterson
Birthdate: August 6, 1993
Parents: Marc and Amy Oliver
Siblings: Soloman (16), Dayshin (14), Zander (8), Korbin (4)
Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland
1. Ability to compete at Division I level
2. The team and the coaches
3. Love the campus