UAA’s Kurgat repeats as 10,000 meter national champion

Caroline Kurgat races at the 2019 NCAA DII National Indoor Track and Field Championships. Photo by Reid Williams / Pittsburg State University.

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - For the second straight year Caroline Kurgat is the 10,000 meter NCAA Div. II national champion. Kurgat won with a time of 36:34.31 at the NCAA Outdoor track and field championships Thursday in Kingsville, Texas.

This is Kurgat’s sixth national title, and will look to defend her 5,000 meter title Saturday.

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