Junior Previously Earned Second Team All-Ivy Laurels
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Junior Chris Labosky has been selected to the 2009 CoSIDA/ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District Men's Track & Field/Cross Country First Team. Nominees for the award must be key contributors to their varsity team while also maintaining a grade-point average of at least 3.30. Labosky, the lone male Ivy League student-athlete to earn the distinction, currently holds a 3.97 GPA as a Humanities major.
Labosky, a distance runner for the Bulldogs, earned a second team All-Ivy nod during the 2008-09 indoor track and field season as a member of the 4x880-yard relay team. The Tallmadge, Ohio native was also an IC4A qualifier in the 800-meter run and the 4x800-meter relay in the outdoor campaign.
Labosky is a two-time Academic All-District honoree, having also garnered the award as a sophomore.
A listing of the complete 2009 CoSIDA/ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District Men's Track & Field/Cross Country First Team is available here.
report filed by Drew M. Kingsley, Yale Sports Publicity