Kelvin Kirui came into Emmanuel from Kenya with high expectations and he delivered. Not only is Kelvin the NCCAA National Champion in Cross Country, but he recently became the NCCAA National Champion in the 5k and 3k and the runner up in the mile at NCCAA Indoor Nationals. Kelvin was voted by all of the coaches as the athlete of the meet, scoring 28 points, more than any athlete in the whole meet.
Pearllan Cipriano came to Emmanuel from Taunton, United Kingdom. During her recent tennis match against Barton and Mount Olive, she defeated both opponents in singles and earned a doubles point against the Trojans on Friday. Pearllan clinched the victory for the Lions against the Bulldogs this past weekend.