Dragons senior Nadir Yusuf earns All-American honors at Division II outdoor track championships

Yusuf clinched All-American status for the first time in his track career

Minnesota State Moorhead's Nadir Yusuf crosses the finish line to become the first Dragon individual to ever win an event at the Drake Relays. Photo courtesy of Drake Athletics

ALLENDALE, Mich. — Nadir Yusuf capped his decorated Minnesota State Moorhead career with a top-five finish in the 10,000 meters on Thursday at the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

Yusuf finished fifth with a time of 29 minutes, 17.64 seconds to clinch All-American status for the first time in his track career. He was also All-American in cross country in 2019.

Yusuf ends his Dragons career with the two All-American honors, five Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference track titles and four track records.

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