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Three members of UVA cross country team earn Academic All-ACC honors

UVA AthleticsVirginia seniors AJ Ernst (Marblehead, Mass.) and Randy Neish (Glastonbury, Conn.) and sophomore Peter Morris (Hamilton, Va.) were selected for the All-ACC Academic Cross Country Team.

Ernst was selected for his second All-ACC Academic honor, according to a release from the school. The senior earned All-ACC and All-Southeast Region honors during the 2019 cross country season, placing 20th at the conference championships and 11th at the regional championships.

Morris and Neish were selected to the All-ACC Academic Team for the first time.

Morris earned All-ACC and All-Southeast Region honors during the year, placing 12th and 17th at the ACC and Southeast Regional Championships, respectively.

Both runners helped the Cavaliers to a 20th-place finish at the NCAA Championships as Morris was the second UVA runner to cross the finish line and Neish was the third.

Augusta Health Augusta Free Press Kris McMackin CPA
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