July 3, 2014
The 2013-14 academic year featured exceptional accomplishments for UIC student-athletes. Over the summer months (June 2 – August 8), UICFlames.com will rewind and look back on the Top 40 Flames’ Moments from 2013-14. Each sport will be featured over ten weeks as we recap the year that was in UIC Athletics.
Team: Women’s Cross Country
Moment: Tess Ehrhardt Earns All-Region Honors
Date: November 15, 2013
Location: ISU Cross Country Course in Ames, Iowa
Junior Tess Ehrhardt capped off an impressive cross country season with a 24th-place finish at the 2013 NCAA Midwest Regional and garnered a spot on the All-Region team. As a team, the Flames placed 25th among 30 squads as the meet was hosted by Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. Ehrhardt traversed the 6K course in a total time of 21:06.80 and was followed by sophomore Lauren Lindholm who recorded a time of 22:29.10 for a mile average of 6:02.
- Ehrhardt accumulated an abundance of accolades during the 2013 season. In the month of October, she was selected Horizon League Scholar-Athlete of the Month, Horizon League Women’s Athlete of the Year and made the All-League First Team following the 2013 Horizon League Championship.
- In addition, she was named the Horizon League Runner of the Week for three-consecutive weeks and honored as the Illinois National Guard Student-Athlete of the Week two times throughout the course of the season.
PREVIOUS TOP MOMENTS
June 2 - Men's Soccer Posts 1-0 Shutout Against #19 Gonzaga
June 3 - Women's Basketball Defeats Wisconsin for Eighth Straight Win
June 5 - Granderson Opens New Stadium at UIC
June 6 - Ehrhardt Wins HL Women's Athlete of the Year
June 9 - Dion Named NCAA Regional Gymnast of the Year
June 10 - Ogunleye Wins Triple Jump at HL Championships
June 12 - Volleyball's Five-Set Win over Marshall
June 13 - Barlow's 38 Points Clinches Third Place for Flames at Showcase
June 16 - Women's Tennis Defeats Oakland 6-1
June 17 - Smollen Wins Individual Title at Green Bay Dual
June 19 - Ishimaru Wins 200 Butterfly at HL Championship
June 20 - UIC Upsets Michigan State and Indiana in Hoosier Classic
June 23 - Women's Soccer Completes Roster for Inaugural Season
June 24 - UIC to Host 2018 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships
June 26 - Men's Tennis Extends Win Streak to Three
June 27 - Women's Swimming and Diving's Strong Showing at HL Championships
June 30 - Flames Collect Eighth Straight with 3-1 Win Over Drake
July 1 - Flames Tie Program Record With 11th Straight Win
July 2 - Flames Power Their Way to an 18-5 Romp Against Purdue