Chris MacMurray has been selected as the Whitworth / Bruchi's Student-Athlete of the Month in men's cross country for his accomplishments in the month of October.
- Chris was Whitworth's top finisher at all three meets during October, placing among the top 15 each time. He placed 15th (25:39.1) at the Willamette Invitational to help the Pirates place sixth as a team. At the Lewis & Clark Invitational, he finished ninth with a time of 26:15.6. He placed 15th with a time of 27:17 at the NWC Championships, helping Whitworth to a fourth-place finish.