Cross country's newly signed recruits will be eligible to compete next fall.
The freshman runner has moved four times before settling at the university.
The former track athlete decided to pursue his degree.
The men's team finished sixth out of nine schools, while the women's squad finished last at the American Athletic Conference Championships.
The men’s and women’s teams are looking to build on last year’s results in Friday’s conference championships.
The team resents the cuts as the means for its new resources.
Freshman Katie Pinson chipped in a fifth-place finish for the women's cross country squad at Penn State National Invitational Saturday.
Alex Izewski and Matt Kacyon paced the men's team to a third-place finish, while Katie Pinson led the women's squad.
The women’s cross country team consists of four freshmen.
Junior Matt Kacyon won the men's race in 25:50.52 at the Ted Owen Invitational Saturday, while senior Jenna Dubrow led the women to seventh overall.