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The University of Northern Iowa cross country team put in another strong performance today at the Oz Memorial in Minneapolis, Minn. Senior Brett Egan, Waukon, won the men’s side for the second week in a row and the women had two top-25 finishers. Egan finished the race in first overall with a time of 18:53.50, which […]

Decker Comes up BIG For the Gophers!

Decker runs well in Minnesota XC win Eleven-straight Gophers were the first to cross the finish line of the Oz Memorial on Friday afternoon paving the way for the Minnesota women’s cross country team to finish with a perfect team score of 15. Junior Laura Docherty took top individual honors for the Gophers with a […]

Gophers & Mavericks Take OZ Memorial

Women’s Race The Drake University women’s cross country team turned in a second-place performance at the Oz Memorial Friday evening in its second race of the season. “We had some great efforts across the board today,” Drake head coach Dan Hostager said. “For all of the freshmen, this was their first 6-kilometer race ever and […]

UNI and Drake Point to the “The Oz Memorial” Meet

UNI:  The University of Northern Iowa cross country teams will travel to Minneapolis, Minn. to compete at the Oz Memorial this Friday hosted by the University of Minnesota Gophers.  The course will be run at the Les Bolstad Golf Course in Minneapolis where both men’s and women’s teams will be competing at a distance of […]

Collegiate XC Meets September 7 and 8

The collegiate Cross Country season is in full swing as many teams will be running in their second meet of the season this weekend, while others will be taking this week off from competition. Here is a short rundown of meets involving Iowa colleges and Universities and other schools around the nation with native Iowans […]

Morgan Casey’s Excellent Summer Vacation

What goes on through the summer of a collegiate runner? More than one might expect. I can admit to being quite glad to be back to school. With merely fifteen credit hours, twenty-five or so hours of running or related activities, and three or four various campus organizations on my plate.

Expectations are High at Wartburg!

THE KNIGHTS HAVE ROSTERS FULL OF NATIVE IOWANS, AND COACH JOHNSON EXPECTS BIG THINGS FROM THEM The Wartburg Women are ranked very high and return a fine nucleus from a year ago.  The men are hungry to return to top of the D-3 ranks.  CLICK HERE!  

Cyclones Nick Schulze and Andrea Toppin Show Promise!

Iowa State’s men’s cross country team claimed three of the top five places and the Cyclone women three of the first four finishers at the Drake Bulldog 4K Classic in Des Moines Friday. Josh Heitkamp, Nick Schulze and Kyle Zankowsky finished third, fourth and fifth respectively for the Iowa State men. Andrea Toppin, Colleen Riley and Bethany […]

Hawkeyes Lewis and Chaney Impress!

Macomb, Ill. – The University of Iowa men’s and women’s cross country teams grabbed the title at the Western Illinois Early Bird Open Friday. The men’s team turned in a team score of 18, while the women tallied a score of 21. Sophomore Kevin Lewis, Ottumwa, won the 6K men’s event when he crossed the line in […]