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Wensink Leads Defenders at GPAC Championships

The Dordt Defender women’s cross country team finished second in GPAC Championship run in Sioux Center on Saturday morning, November 9. Dordt totaled 48 points while Concordia had 39 to win the title. Courtesy Defenders Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Dordt Women’s Cross Country©Defenders 2019   The Defenders were led by Olivia Couch and Sarah Wensink […]

Altier and Morrow Lead the Norse at Conference

Men The University of Dubuque hosted the American Rivers Conference cross country championships at the Dubuque Soccer Complex. Courtesy Norse Athletics, click here!  Feature photo: Luther’s Men Cross Country© Wyatt Hill 2019   Wartburg College won the league title with 19 points. The Knights placed seven of their runners in the top-nine and 10 runners in the […]

Kohut-Jackson is Gopher’s Number Two at Big Tens

Anastasia Korzenowski and Alec Bastenled the Golden Gopher cross country program as the Maroon & Gold competed at the 2019 Big Ten Conference Cross Country Championships at Ohio State University Golf Club on Sunday morning. Courtesy Golden Gopher Athletics, click here!  Feature photo: Abby Kohut-Jackson-Ballard-Minnesota ©Craig Lassig The Gopher women placed seventh in the team race […]

Season Best For Topham at Conference

Winny Koskei claimed her second consecutive conference title as the Wichita State men’s and women’s cross country teams competed at the American Athletic Conference Cross Country Championships on Friday morning. Courtesy Shocker Athletes, click here! Feature photo: Rebekah Topham-Griswold-Wichita St.©Shocker Athletics Koskei won this meet a year ago, and she repeated her success this year, finishing in […]

Iowans Run Well For Mavericks at Conference

Junior Emily Johnson finished third overall, and the Omaha cross country team took fifth at the Summit League Championship presented by U.S. Air Force Special Warfare on Saturday. Courtesy Mavericks Athletics, click here!  Feature photo: Mavericks Women’s XC Team©Mavericks Athletics 2019 Johnson ran a time of 21:19.2 over the 6K course at the Rose Creek […]

Iowans Help Hawkeyes at Conference

University of Iowa senior Nathan Mylenek placed 10th in the men’s 8,000 meters to earn second-team all-conference honors Sunday at the 2019 Big Ten Championship at the Ohio State University Golf Club. The Hawkeye men recorded a 10th place finish with 224 points. The Iowa women placed ninth with 273 points. Courtesy Hawkeye Athletics, click […]

Pollard Helps Cyclones Win Big 12

The No. 5 Iowa State men’s cross country team claimed its third-straight Big 12 Championship behind Edwin Kurgat’s second-straight individual Big 12 title. In total the Cyclones placed seven in the top-15 to claim the Big 12 crown for a third straight year. Courtesy Cyclones Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Thomas Polalrd-Gilbert-ISU©Michael Scott 2017 http://miscottrunningphoto.shutterfly.com   […]

Kleve and Thomas Help Mizzou Women to 3rd Place at Conference

Mizzou Cross Country began the 2019 postseason on Friday morning at the SEC Cross Country Championships in Lexington, Kentucky. The teams faced off against the rest of the teams in the SEC and fought through two extremely competitive races to earn two solid team finishes. Courtesy Mizzou Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Hannah Thomas-Dowling-Mizzou ©Jim […]

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 […]