UC Irvine sophomore Riley Martin was recently named Big West Conference Athlete of the Week in men's cross country.
Martin placed second among 102 competitors in the Anteaters' season-opening UCI Invitational at the Anteater Recreation Center Fields Sept. 7.
Martin covered the 8,000-meter course in 25 minutes, 28.1 seconds to help the 'Eaters to a runner-up team finish.
He was conference champion in the 1,500 meters in 2013.
UCI returns to action Saturday at the Aztec Invitational in San Diego.
— From staff reports