Purdue had 63 student-athletes earn the award.
Purdue advanced at least one runner to the finals in every women's running event.
2014: Did not compete in any indoor/outdoor meets in the 2013-14 track season for the Boilermakers.
High School: Participated in track and field and cross country; lettered three times in cross country; three-time state qualifier in cross country; during his sophomore year, had a season-best time of 4:40 in the 1600m and 10:00 in the 3200m; cross country team finished seventh in the state during his junior year; cross country team finished third in the state during his senior year; All-Sectional and All-Regional as a senior; Academic All-State First Team; team voted most improved runner and best team runner.
Personal: Patrick Roger Dalton was born on May 27, 1995, in Mason, Ohio to Steve and Julie Dalton; has two brothers, Michael and Daniel; has one sister, Megan; majoring in accounting and finance; enjoys playing the guitar, ultimate frisbee and watching the Colts.