HPU Women’s Cross Country Places Seventh at Winthrop Invitational

ROCK HILL, S.C. — Senior Kelsey Hunt placed 12th overall to lead the High Point University women’s cross country team to a seventh-place finish at the adidas/Winthrop Invitational on Saturday in Rock Hill, S.C. Sophomore Lauren Blackwell was the second Panther across the line in 21st place. “We took some positive steps today and I… Continue reading HPU Women’s Cross Country Places Seventh at Winthrop Invitational

Elon Women’s Cross Country Jumps Two Spots in Regional Rankings

NEW ORLEANS – The latest regional rankings for NCAA Division I cross country were released today, Sept. 10, by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). The Elon women’s cross country team climbed two spots from 13th to 11th in the Southeast Region. The Phoenix remains the only team in the… Continue reading Elon Women’s Cross Country Jumps Two Spots in Regional Rankings

College Cross Country Results – Guilford Competes at UNC Wilmington Invitational

WILMINGTON, N.C. – East Carolina University’s Antonio Palmer edged Guilford College’s Andris Goncarovs by less than a second to win the 2012 UNC Wilmington Seahawk Cross Country Invitational Friday. Palmer covered the five-kilometer course on UNCW’s recreational fields in 15 minutes, 42.94 seconds, two tenths of a second faster than Goncarovs. Palmer helped the Pirates… Continue reading College Cross Country Results – Guilford Competes at UNC Wilmington Invitational

Greensboro College Drops Men’s and Women’s Cross Country

(GREENSBORO, N.C.) — Greensboro College officially announced that the Athletics Department will no longer field varsity men’s and women’s cross country teams. The decision to discontinue the programs is effective immediately and affected student-athletes were informed over the summer. The men began competing on an annual basis in 1993 with the women’s program forming for… Continue reading Greensboro College Drops Men’s and Women’s Cross Country

Elon Women’s Cross Country Wins Demon Deacon Quad, Men Third

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Elon women’s cross country team started off its 2012 season in strong fashion today, August 31, by winning the Demon Deacon Quad, while the men’s team took third in the relay-style meet. The Elon women earned six points to finish ahead of High Point (19 points), Wake Forest (21 points) and… Continue reading Elon Women’s Cross Country Wins Demon Deacon Quad, Men Third

Hunt and Farina Lead HPU Women’s Cross Country In Opener

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The High Point University women’s cross country team opened the 2012 season at the Demon Deacon Quad at Wake Forest on Friday afternoon in Winston-Salem, N.C. The relay tandem of senior Kelsey Hunt and freshman Katie Farina led High Point. “Today was a good initiation, we ran well for each other —… Continue reading Hunt and Farina Lead HPU Women’s Cross Country In Opener

College Cross Country News – Guilford Teams Ranked in Preseason ODAC Polls

FOREST, Va. – Guilford College’s men’s cross country team received one first-place vote and was ranked fourth overall in the 2012 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Preseason Coaches’ Poll released Monday. The Quakers were picked ninth in the women’s rankings. Lynchburg College, which won last year’s men’s ODAC title and Bridgewater College, defending women’s champion,… Continue reading College Cross Country News – Guilford Teams Ranked in Preseason ODAC Polls

Elon Women’s Cross Country Receives USTFCCCA Preseason Ranking

NEW ORLEANS – With the 2012 collegiate cross country season beginning this weekend, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) has released its preseason regional rankings for NCAA’S Division I. The Elon women’s cross country team is ranked 13th in the Southeast Region, marking the program’s first ever preseason ranking. The… Continue reading Elon Women’s Cross Country Receives USTFCCCA Preseason Ranking

Elon Women’s Cross Country Selected First, Men Seventh in Preseason Poll

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Elon women’s cross country team has been selected the preseason favorite by the league’s coaches in the Southern Conference 2012 Cross Country Preseason Poll, the league officially announced today, August 22, while the Phoenix men were selected seventh. The women’s team received seven first-place votes and a total of 115 points.… Continue reading Elon Women’s Cross Country Selected First, Men Seventh in Preseason Poll

HPU Women’s Cross Country Picked No. 1 In Preseason Poll

The High Point University women’s cross country team was picked to defend its Big South title in the annual preseason poll by the league’s head coaches, it was announced on Monday. The Panthers placed five runners in the top 10 to win their first conference title in 2011. High Point collected seven first-place votes and… Continue reading HPU Women’s Cross Country Picked No. 1 In Preseason Poll

Elon Cross Country Announces 2012 Schedule

ELON, N.C. – Elon men’s and women’s cross country coach Christine Engel has released both schedules for the upcoming 2012 season. The men and women will compete in eight meets this year, including the Southern Conference and NCAA Regional championships. “I’m looking forward to this upcoming season,” said Engel. “This year’s schedule will help set… Continue reading Elon Cross Country Announces 2012 Schedule

HPU Women’s Cross Country Adds Eight Recruits

HIGH POINT, N.C. — The High Point University women’s cross country team has added eight recruits for the 2012 season, head coach Mike Esposito announced on Wednesday. HPU is defending Big South champ in women’s cross country. The eight additions will also compete in track & field for the Panthers. “We’re really excited about this… Continue reading HPU Women’s Cross Country Adds Eight Recruits

College Cross Country Results – Guilford Men Take Fourth, Women 23rd at NCAA Regional Meet

SEGUIN, Texas – Guilford College’s Chad Norton earned a trip to the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships Saturday. The Quakers’ sophomore placed sixth among 174 runners at the Division III South/Southeast Regional Championship hosted by Texas Lutheran University. Norton completed the eight-kilometer course in 26 minutes, 34.5 seconds, 30 seconds behind race winner John… Continue reading College Cross Country Results – Guilford Men Take Fourth, Women 23rd at NCAA Regional Meet

Greensboro College Cross Country Teams Conclude Season at USA South Championship

(GREENSBORO, N.C.) — The Greensboro College men’s and women’s cross country teams concluded their 2011 campaign on Saturday with the USA South Championships. The Pride men finished fourth overall while the women placed sixth. The men were led by Lance Albritton, who finished the 8K course at Hagan Stone Park in Greensboro in 29th place… Continue reading Greensboro College Cross Country Teams Conclude Season at USA South Championship

ODAC Men’s and Women’s XC Championships

BEDFORD, Va. (10/29/11) — Lynchburg claimed its third straight ODAC Cross Country Championship by one point over Guilford College in the men’s race on Saturday in Bedford, Va. The Hornets won the men’s 8K race in which four runners earned All-ODAC honors. Roanoke’s Tim Smith earned his first individual men’s title, earning him the ODAC… Continue reading ODAC Men’s and Women’s XC Championships

College Cross Country Results – Guilford’s Norton and Mogavero Set School Records at Adidas Challenge

CARY, N.C. – Guilford College sophomores Anne Mogavero (Evansville, Ind./Reitz Memorial) and Chad Norton (Walled Lake, Mich./Walled Lake) set school cross country records Friday at the Adidas Cross Country Challenge at WakeMed Soccer Park. Host North Carolina State University won both five-kilometer races. The Quakers’ men placed fifth and the women took ninth in the… Continue reading College Cross Country Results – Guilford’s Norton and Mogavero Set School Records at Adidas Challenge

Greensboro College Cross Country Gets Awards

Pride Gets Four All Conference Honors 10/29/2008 12:14:15 PM | Women’s Cross Country Greensboro College cross country earned four all conference honors announced by the USA South today. Jordan Joyce and Paul Travers earned USAS second honors and Jamie Motsinger and Brandon Phillips were picked to the sportsmanship team.