Matt Schwartzer led the way for Indiana with a 43rd place finish as the Hoosiers finished 15th at the NCAA Championships.
The Indiana men's and women's cross country teams reported back to campus this week and began practice on Tuesday.
2010-11 (REDSHIRT): Cross Country: Redshirted. Indoor: Redshirted. Outdoor: Redshirted.
PREP: Ran lifetime bests of 1:56 in the 800m, 3:51 in the 1,500m, 8:27 in the 3,000m and 15:09 in the 5,000m for Bill Cunliffe at Courtice Secondary School ... earned multiple MVP awards in cross country and track and field ... was named the 2009 Senior Male Athlete of the year ... holds school records in the 1,500m, 3,000m and 5,000m.
PERSONAL: Son of Eric and Cathie Esselink ... has a sister named Danielle ... born February 28, 1992 ... majoring in environmental science.
Coach Helmer on Evan: "Evan has consistently run outstanding times and shown consistent improvement. He will quickly assimilate into our outstanding group of veteran distance runners."
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