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2012 IATC Senior All-Star Meet

Saturday’s weather for the 8th Annual IATC Senior All Star Cross Country meet was perfect!  The Iowa High School Senior All Stars ran awesome!   These were just two of the ingredients that made for a wonderfull day of Cross Country on the DMACC campus in Ankeny.    IATC members are dedicated to our sports, Track and Field and […]

Native Iowans run well at MCC: NAIA National Championships Looming!

Midwest Collegiate Conference Championships (MCC): Crow Creek Park, Bettendorf, Iowa  Men’s Team Champion: St. Ambrose University (NAIA automatic national qualifying team) Men’s Full Results CLICK HERE! Men’s Top 10 Finishers: (*NAIA Individual National Qualifiers) John Darmody           St. Ambrose    25:59 Kevin Randle           St. Ambrose    26:02 *Yanni Gallagher       William Penn   26:20 *TJ Mosbach            Mount Mercy    […]

D2 Regionals News

D-2 Cross Country Regionals will be run across the nation this Saturday, November 3.  Also this Saturday are Conference championship meets for NAIA schools.   The NAIA qualifies to their National championships a bit differently than NCAA schools.  Thanks to Grand View Head Coach Jerry Monner for clearing up any questions with this detailed explanation. The NAIA […]

Final Collegiate Races For Some of our Iowans

With NCAA Regionals next week, several former Iowa preps finished their season while others were trying to make a case for being included on the traveling team.  Iowans at Northern Illinois’ Huskie Open, Friday afternoon: Arden Betzer – Bradley University/Central City – 18:10.03 Hannah Savage – Northern Illinois University/Cedar Falls  – 19:05.86 Erica Grubbs – Northwestern University/Davenport Assumption – 20:01.52 Rebecca Mallon – Bradley University/Davenport Assumption – […]

Drake’s Austin MVC Scholar-Athlete Team For 2nd Straight Year!

Drake men’s cross country standout Brogan Austin added to his MVC honors list with his selection to the 2012 men’s cross country MVC Scholar-Athlete Team.  The MVC Scholar-Athlete Team is made up of selected student-athletes who finish in the top 20 at the conference championship and hold a cumulative grade-point average of 3.2 with sophomore […]

The Next Level Iowa All Star Women Results!

The “All Iowan” Fantasy team fared well this weekend against 6 of the major D-1 conferences. Coach Pace was very happy with the way our women ran this weekend, but is confident that their best races are ahead of them!   The Iowa Women finished in the top 5 in all 6 of their conference […]

DII Regionals This Weekend!

Division 2 Cross Country Regionals will be held around the country this weekend.  There are a number of schools with former Iowa preps on their rosters and/or coaching staff.  All of those schools will compete in the 40 team Central Region at Missouri Southern in Joplin, Missouri. Augustana, South Dakota, Minnesota State Mankato, Central Missouri and Northwest […]

The Maverick men, who hold a third-place Central Region ranking, are one of two teams from the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference to be ranked.  Along with the Mavericks, Augustana (S.D.) is rated fourth. Minnesota state has 3 native Iowans among their top seven: Devin Allbaugh, Pleasant Valley, Josh Mellman, Rockwell Swaledale and Matt Stocker, CR […]

UNI Harriers Honored!

The University of Northern Iowa cross country teams had three members named to the Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete Team following the completion of the 2012 Missouri Valley Conference Cross Country Championship last weekend in Normal, Ill, at the Weibring Golf Course..  Seniors Scotti Schon, Waukon and Allison Fick, Iowa City West were honored on the women’s side […]


Coaches, A.D.’s and S.I.D’s we need your photos!  You might have noticed that we have had to use some pretty low res photos for some of our updates.  We’re hoping you can send us some higher res photos of your teams and super stars because we want to make your people look goooooooood! you can […]