ST. LOUIS – Hiob Gebisso of the Saint Louis track and field team was named to the Atlantic 10 Conference’s Outdoor Track and Field All-Academic team, the league announced today.
Gebisso, a junior mathematics major, placed fifth in the 1,500 meters at the A-10 Championships recently. Earlier this season, he set the school record in the 1,500 meters with a time of 3:50.74. Gebisso also ran a leg on the Billikens’ record-setting distance medley relay, which posted a school-record time of 9:55.16 at the prestigious Drake Relays.
To be nominated for Academic All-Conference, student-athletes must have a GPA of 3.0 or above for their entire academic careers. The 10-member team was selected through voting conducted by the league’s media relations’ representatives.