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University of Wyoming senior Paul Roberts was named the Mountain West Cross Country Athlete of the Week on Tuesday.

Roberts won the season-opening Wyoming Invite at Cheyenne on Friday to lead the No. 16 Cowboys to the team title. Roberts' time of 15 minutes, 5.3 seconds was 2 seconds faster than his time at last year's meet.

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A returning All-American after placing 20th at last year's NCAA Championships, Roberts was also named the National Athlete of the Week by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association on Monday.

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Jack Nowlin returned to the Star-Tribune in 2007 after eight years covering Michigan State University athletics. A Wyoming native, and a graduate of Jeffrey City High School and the University of Wyoming, Jack serves as the Star-Tribune’s sports editor.

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