* The news was first shared yesterday on Twitter by Troy Track and XC:
Morgan Gigandet has had a fantastic career at Troy to this point in both cross country and track. The senior placed 1st at the 2017 DI Ohio State XC Championship this past November and she went on to compete at NXR Midwest and Nike Cross Nationals.
On the track, Gigandet specializes in the 1600m and 3200m events and she's been a regular at the indoor and outdoor state championships over the last few years. In recognition of her outstanding cross country season, she was named the 2017 Ohio Gatorade Runner of the Year.