Kendra Schaaf named Sask Sport Inc. November Athlete of the Month

Schaaf, 18, won her second consecutive Canadian Junior Cross Country Championship in Guelph, Ontario as a provincial team member. She qualified for the World Championship in Jordan, March 2009, and the NCAC team in Orlando FL. She finished 12th at the NCAA championship in Indiana earning All-American honors as the Washington Huskies won their first ever team title. As a freshman, she won the PAC-10 championships, the Tiger Invitational, and Sundodger Invitational. She was nominated by Saskatchewan Athletics.

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December 17, 2008