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Panthers off to the Bradley Pink Classic

Wrapping up the 2017 regular season, the Northern Iowa men’s and women’s cross country teams travel to Peoria, Ill., this Friday for the Bradley Pink Classic. Courtesy Panthers Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Hannah Truniger-UNI ©Panthers Athletics The event will be hosted at the Newman Golf Course, with the men racing in an 8K at 3:15 p.m. […]

Hawks Move to 6th in Latest Poll

The University of Iowa men’s cross country team is ranked sixth in the Midwest Region, jumping up six spots in the latest United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association poll. It marks the men’s highest ranking since 2010 (fifth). Courtesy Hawkeye Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Daniel Soto-Valley-Iowa, among the Iowa Men XC […]

Duhawks Collect Conference Awards

The Iowa Conference announced its weekly award winners on Tuesday which highlight the success of freshman Kristan Brown (women’s cross country), junior Elizabeth Mills (women’s soccer) and senior Mason Tope (men’s cross country) as players of the week for their respective sports. Courtesy DuHawks Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Loras Cross Country 2017 ©Duhawks Athletics In front of her hometown crowd, Brown […]

Next Level Iowa Podcast for October 10, 2017 Leah Seivert

On this edition of the Next Level Iowa Podcast we talk with Leah Seivert, a state champion from Sibley Ocheyeden High School and currently a junior at Augustana College in South Dakota.  We talk with Leah about her tough transition from high school to college running as well as some of the demons she has battled recently. […]

Svendsen Leads Jennies at Fort Hays

The Mules and Jennies competed in their fourth cross country race of the season at the Fort Hays State University Tiger Open Saturday morning. Central Missouri had four men finish in the Top-25 as they took third place overall as a team. Senior Nicole Svendsen led the Jennies to a sixth place finish. Courtesy Jennies […]

DuHawks Sweep at Home

The No. 11 men’s cross country team and women’s cross country team completed the sweep on Friday night of its home meet, scoring 17 and 16 points, respectively. Senior Mason Tope was the top finisher for the men with his time of 26:05 while freshman Kristan Brown was the top finisher with her time of […]

Next Level Iowa Podcast-October 3, 2017: Jason Thomas

On this edition of the Next Level Iowa Podcast we talk with Dowling Grad., State Champion and Drake Relays Champion, now in college and running for the Iowa State Running Club.  We talk with Jason about collegiate running clubs and his success on the roads and on the cross country course as a college running club […]

Panthers Win and Joe Paine

Led by four runners in the top 20 of Friday’s meet, the Northern Iowa’s women’s cross country team won the Joe Piane Invitational 5K Gold race. Courtesy Panthers Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Hannah Truniger-UNI ©Panthers Athletics The win for UNI is its first since taking the Missouri Valley Conference title last season on Oct. 29. Friday’s […]

Duhawk Men Roll at Dan Huston

The 10th-ranked Loras men’s cross country team kept its streak in tact on Saturday, winning for the third consecutive race this season. With four finishers in the top-10, the Duhawks collected 41 points, led by senior Mason Tope‘s second place finish with a time of 25:18. Courtesy DuHawks Athletics, click here! Feature photo:  Mason Tope-Dav. […]

Hawks Improve at Joe Paine

The University of Iowa women’s cross country team placed sixth in the women’s 5,000-meter Gold race at the Joe Piane Invitational on Friday afternoon. The Hawkeye men placed 14th in the five-mile Blue Race. Courtesy Hawkeye Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Daniel Soto-Valley-Iowa, among the Iowa Men XC Team ©Hawkeye Athletics-2017 The women were led by junior […]