Nicolas Composto Named USTFCCCA All-American
Courtesy: Columbia University Athletics/Gene Boyars

NEW ORLEANS - The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced Monday the 80 student-athletes who earned All-America honors by finishing among the top 40 of the 2013 NCAA Division I Cross Country Championships men’s race.

Nicolas Composto earned his first All-America honor to cap a sensational senior campaign. With a time of 30:37.8, Composto crossed the finish line in 30th place at the 2013 NCAA Division I Cross Country Champions on Nov.23 to lead the Lions. The first team All-Ivy League honoree remained a stapled leader of the Lion’s success throughout the season. Behind a runner-up individual finish at the 2013 Ivy League Heptagonal Championships, the Chicago native lifted Columbia to its fourth Ivy League title in program history.