Kurgat wins 7th national title with dominating performance in 5,000 meters

Caroline Kurgat added a 7th national title to her already impressive resume with her win in the 5,000 meter race at the Division II NCAA Track and Field Outdoor National Championships.

Kurgat ran the race in 17:10.10. She's only the third woman in Division II to win both the 5,000 and the 10,000 back to back.

UAA women's track and field team placed 7th overall, tying the highest finish at a national outdoor track championship in program history.