The squad scored 161 team points; five titles
Orange and Blue crown seven champion in outdoor opener
Underclassmen look for breakthrough season
The race begins at 4:45 p.m. on Friday
Illini beat three nationally ranked teams
Pictures from the 2013 Big Ten Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
2012 XC - FRESHMAN
Reshirt season ... Ran unattached at Bradley Classic, finishing with an 8K time of 24:46.
Was the number one Irish 1,500m under-20 year old runner in 2011 ... Number two Irish youth (under 18) in 2009 and competed in the IAAF World Junior Championships ... Won one gold, three silvers and two bronze medals competing in the 800m and 1,500m ... Qualified for the European Junior Championships in Estonia ... Was the cross country and track team captain for three years.
Son of Gerard and Joan Markham ... Born January 1, 1992... Has two siblings, Brian and Niamh ... Hobbies include watching sports, surfing, golfing, playing darts and going to the movies ... Majoring in accounting.
Updated November 2012