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Split Squads For the Hawks Bears Big Results

Women University of Iowa senior Megan Schott led the Hawkeyes at the Bradley “Pink” Classic with a 12th place finish (21:02.2) in the 6,000 meters. Courtesy Hawkeye Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Megan Schott-Roosevelt-Iowa©Brian Ray 2018 The Hawkeyes placed sixth overall in a 39-team field behind three top 30 performances. Andrea shine placed 14th and Anna […]

ISU Women Run Pretty at the Bradley Pink

The No. 15 Iowa State women’s cross country team took home first place at the 2018 Bradley Pink Classic on Friday afternoon. In total, the Cyclones had five runners finish in the top-25 individually to post a team score of 51, which was 89 points clear of second-place South Dakota. Courtesy Cyclones Athletics, click here! Feature […]

Red Raiders Make Big Statement at Briar Cliff

Men Dylan Hendricks and Caleb Benzing both finished among the top 15 runners in leading Northwestern to a third place showing at the Briar Cliff Invite run today at the Adams Nature Preserve in North Sioux City, S.D. Courtesy Red Raiders Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Caleb Benzing-E. Marshall-Northwestern©Red Raiders Athletics ©2018 The Red Raiders scored 107 […]

Next Level Iowa Podcast for October 11, 2018: Coach Bob Schultz

  Feature photo: Coach Bob Schultz-Loras College ©Jim Kirby 2017 On this edition of the Next level Iowa Podcast we talk with Head Cross Country of the Loras DuHawks.  Coach Schultz’s teams are perennial, leaders on both the conference and national stages.  We talk with Coach Schultz about his teams, his philosophies and his insights […]

Next Level Iowa Podcast For October 4, 2018: Dave Nash

Feature photo: Michelle Mumm-Neola-Morningside©Jim Kirby 2018 On this edition of the Next Level Iowa Podcast, we talk with long time coach of Morningside, Dave Nash,  Coach Nash was an All -American as a collegiate athlete and one of the best middle distance runner Morningside has ever had. Mike and I also talk about last week’s big […]

Schott Finds a New Home

Megan Schott did the unthinkable for an Iowa native and Iowa State student-athlete: trade in her cardinal and gold Cyclone uniform for a black and gold Hawkeye one. She faced her previous harrier teammates at Iowa’s home invitational in August, her début as a Hawkeye. Courtesy Hannah Malzenski of the Daily Iowan, for full article click […]

Iowans All Over Panther’s XC Teams

UNI cross country’s Wal Khat earned his third top-15 finish of the season to lead the men’s team to an 11th-place finish at the 33rd annual Roy Griak Invitational at the Les Bolstad Course today. Courtesy Panthers Athletics, click here!  UNI Women’s Cross Country@Panthers Athletics 2018 The women’s team was led by . The Panthers finished […]

Rosenbum Leads DuHawks

With the first traditional race of the season featuring a 6k for the women and an 8k for the men, Kassie Rosenbum finished second in the field, running 22:38.7. Patrick Wolak was the top finisher for the men with a time of 25:52.7 Courtesy DuHawks Athletics, click here! Loras Women Cross Country 2018©A&D Photo/Duhawks Athletics MEN’S […]

Soto and Schott Lead Hawkeyes

The University of Iowa cross country teams finished seventh in the women’s “blue” 5,000 meters and ninth in the men’s “blue” five mile races at the Joe Piane – Notre Dame Invitational on Friday. Courtesy Hawkeye Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Iowa Women Cross Country 2018©Darren Miller Hawkeyesports.com Seniors Daniel Soto and Andrea Shine led the Hawkeyes […]

Iowans Make Waves With Hawks

The University of Iowa women’s cross country team was in search of roster depth, so head coach Randy Hasenbank added 11 first-year runners in 2018. Three of them — Anna Hostetler, Grace McCabe, and Jessica McKee — enjoyed success at the highest level in high school…at a variety of distances. Courtesy Hawkeye Athletics, click here! […]