Thune Named CoSIDA ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America Third Team

Belmont women’s cross country and track runner Brittany Thune was named to the 2009-10 ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America® Women’s Track and Field and Cross Country Third Team, as announced Thursday by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Thune becomes the first cross country/track and field athlete, male or female, and only the ninth Belmont student-athlete on any athletic team to garner the recognition. She also becomes only the second female student-athlete in school history to receive the award. Click here for more on this story.