UNION'S UPSHAW BEST NEWCOMER AT WESTERN OREGON
MONMOUTH Stephanie Upshaw, a 2002 Union High graduate, this month received the Best Newcomer award from the Western Oregon University women's cross country team.
Upshaw was third at the Oregon State High School championship in 2001, as she helped lead the Bobcat girls team to the state title.
Upshaw finished 73rd at the NCAA Division II Regional championship in Fresno, Calif. last month. She helped the Western Oregon women's team finish 10th at Regionals.
Upshaw also finished 40th at the Great Northwest Athletic Conference championships in Seattle in October. Her team finished seventh.