Cross Country Coach Cason Cruises to Frosbite 5k Win

FLETCHER, N.C. - Head cross-country coach Thomas Cason competed in and won the 2010 Frosbite 5k at Park Ridge Hospital by over a minute with a time of 16:26.

Cason, who is enjoying is first year at the helm of the Lees-McRae cross-country program, outran 300 plus runners to win the event.

In his first season with the Bobcats, Cason's women's team finished second in the Conference Carolinas Meet and third at the NCAA Southeast Regional Meet, while his men's team finished second at the Conference Meet and fourth in the Southeast Regional Meet.

"I still enjoy running in race as much today as I did when I first began running over 20 years ago," said Cason