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All-American Honors For Panthers at MVC Conference

Wal Khat and CJ Mayfinished fifth and sixth respectively to earn All-Conference honors and lead the UNI men to a third-place team finish. McKayla Cole finished 12th to earn honorable mention All-Conference honors to lead the UNI women to a sixth-place finish at the Missouri Valley Conference Cross Country Championship Saturday in Indiana. Courtesy Panthers […]

Cross Country Update For November 1, 2019

Well, there weren’t any meets this week…YET…to report on, we have snow on the ground, but better weather is on its way for the weekend, and what a BIG weekend it will be. Feature photo: ©Mike Brynes 2019 On Saturday, November 2 the best of the best in Iowa High School XC will make the […]

Weekly XC Race Recap For the Week of October 13th

We just finished an outstanding week and weekend of Cross Country and there is much more to come this week, highlighted by the State Qualifying meets to be held around the state on Thursday. Feature Photo: Braelyn Baker-Creston leads the Hawkeye 10 Conference Girls’ Race©Jim Kirby 2019   Last week, on the high school side […]

Duhawks Rumble To Great Performances

Men The Loras College men’s cross country team traveled to Oberlin, Ohio to compete in the Oberlin Inter-Regional Rumble Saturday morning, placing 12th among 39 nationally ranked teams. Courtesy Duhawks Athletics, click here! Joey Schultz-Dubuque-Loras©Duhawks Athletics 2019 Luke Guttormson was the fastest finisher for Loras in a time of 25:33.6, good for 39th and Patrick Wolak […]

“Karissa Schweizer finishes ninth at IAAF World Championships” by Andy Kimbal

Karissa Schweizer hung with the lead pack for the first half of the 5,000 meter run finals, but the first-year pro and Missouri graduate couldn’t stay with the more experienced runners and fell to a ninth-place finish Saturday at the International Association of Athletics Federations World Championships in Doha, Qatar. Courtesy “The Missourian” written by […]

What A Week For Iowans!

What a week Iowans have had both on the track and on the cross country course! At the IAAF World Track and Field Championships in Doha, Qatar, Iowans were nothing short of AWESOME! Feature photo: Shelby Houlihan-SC East-ASU©Paul Merca 2019   Brittany Brown, All B10 and All American at Iowa advanced to the 200M dash final […]

Moreno Helps Utes Shock the XC World!

After taking just under a month off from racing, the Utah women’s cross country team had a historic day at the 64th annual Joe Piane Invitational on Friday where the Utes took home the team title in one of the program’s best races of all-time. Courtesy Utes Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Kyle Kepler–Utah©Jim Kirby In […]

Fast Debut For Cole and the Panthers at Griak

McKayla Cole made her first appearance this season and finished a team-high 36th with a time 22:34.9 to pace the UNI women’s cross country team to a 13th-place finish. Wal Khat finished 31st with a time of 25:36.6 to the UNI men to an 11th place finish at the Griak invite in Minneapolis. Courtesy Panthers […]

Cyclone Women Head to Notre Dame

The No. 16 Iowa State women’s cross country team is set to race at the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational on Friday, Oct. 4 at noon. The women will be running in the Blue Division 5K race from the Burke Golf Course in Notre Dame, Ind. Courtesy Cyclone Athletics, click here! Feature photo: ISU Women’s Cross Country […]

Duhawk Women and Men Off to a Great Start

Women The Loras College women’s cross country team will toe the start line as the No. 6-ranked team in the Central Region on Saturday according to the latest United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) poll, released on Tuesday. Courtesy DuHawks Athletics, click here! Feature photo:Joey Schultz-Dub. Hemp-Loras©Duhawks Athletics 2019 The […]