Star runner Barraza finishes final season, leaves legacy of consistency


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Star runner Barraza finishes final season, leaves legacy of consistency
http://thedailycougar.com/2017/11/29/senior-runner-barraza-consistency/

Barraza’s desire is anything but far-fetched. In four seasons of competition, Barraza was the model of consistency for the Cougars. Barraza’s numerous top-five and top-three finishes and multiple qualifications to the NCAA championship made his career with the Cougars one of the most successful since Olympians Al Lawrence and Leonard Hilton ran for the team in the ’60s and ’70s

“We might not ever have another Brian, but his legacy will carry on for years,” head coach Steve Magness said. “He showed that you can become one of the best in the nation at a non-Power 5, inner-city university.”