ABBEY D'AGOSTINO - NOVEMBER ATHLETE OF THE MONTH

12/3/2013
 

December 3, 2013

Dartmouth College senior Abbey D'Agostino from Topsfield MA is the USATF - New England Athlete of the Month for November 2013.

On November 23 at the NCAA Division I Cross Country National Championship in Terre Haute IN, Abbey became the first Ivy League runner, male or female, to win a national cross country title. In cold, windy, and muddy conditions, D'Agostino took control of the race over the last two kilometers and won by three seconds. She also won the East Region qualifying race on November 15. USA Track & Field named her Athlete of the Week on November 25, and the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) named her Women's National Athlete of the Year. Abbey is now a five-time national champion and 10-time All-American.

Abbey was also USATF-NE athlete of the month in June 2012. Check out the full list ofUSATF-NE Athletes of the Month.