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Iowans Help Panthers at MVC

UNI junior Wal Khat finished eighth and sophomore McKayla Colefinished 12th to lead both teams to fifth-place finishes at the Missouri Valley Conference Championship at the Newman Golf Course Saturday. Courtesy Panthers Athletics, click here! Feature photo: UNI Women’s Cross Country Team©Panthers Athletics 2018 Khat finished with a time of 24:24.2, his fastest time of […]

Hawkeye Men Women Impress at Conference

University of Iowa junior Nathan Mylenek led the men’s cross country team to a sixth-place finish Sunday at the 2018 Big Ten Championships. Mylenek placed 11th overall (24:00.5) in the 8,000 meters, earning second team all-conference honors and leading the Hawkeyes to their best finish since 2009. Courtesy Hawkeye Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Iowa Women’s […]

Cyclone Men and Women Claim Conference Titles!

Women The No. 17 Iowa State women’s cross country team captured its seventh Big 12 Championship in the last eight seasons Friday afternoon at the ISU Cross Country Course. The Cyclones made it three consecutive conference titles, winning the 2018 crown with a team score of 35 points, 27 points clear of second place Oklahoma […]

Next Level Iowa Podcast for October 25, 2018: Ryan Schweizer

Feature photo: Ryan Schweizer-Dowling-Notre Dame©Jim Kirby On this edition of the Next Level Iowa Podcast we talk with State Champion from Dowling Catholic and now a member of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish Ryan Schweizer.  Ryan, is on the comeback trail after enduring some frustrating injuries.  We talk with Ryan about his upcoming track season and […]

Vikings Head North to Run the Trent Smith Invite

Women The Grand View University Women’s Cross Country team competed in the Trent Smith Invitational on Friday.  The Vikings placed two runners in the top 15 individually, on their way to a 4th place team finish and posted four PR’s at the meet. Anytcy Marin had a great day for the Vikings. Marin placed 6th out of 52 runners posting the 7th fastest […]

Freshman Howardson Leads Tigers at the Cowbell

The Iowa Wesleyan cross country teams ran in their final race before the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championships.  The Tigers competed in the Cowbell Classic Meet, which was hosted by Principia College, and finished eighth. Courtesy Tigers Athletics, click here! Feature photo! Sierra Howardson-Danville-Iowa Wesleyan ©Tigers Athletics 2018   The women’s 6k field consisted of […]

Iowans Propel Panthers at Bradley

The UNI Panther men finished 14th overall and the women placed 19th at the Bradley Pink Classic Friday in Peoria at the Newman Golf Course. Courtesy Panthers Athletics, click here! Feature photo: UNI Men’s Cross Country Team©Panthers Athletics 2018 Wal Khat again performed at a high level. He finished 20th in the field that included some […]

Storm Men and Women Run a Loaded Race in Ettrick

Men Trey Thompson earned his fourth, top-20 finish of the season as the Simpson men’s cross country team placed seventh in a loaded field at the Jim Drews/Tori Neubauer Invitational hosted by Wis.-La Crosse on Saturday. Courtesy Storm Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Simpson Men’s Cross Country©Jim Kirby 2018   The Storm finished with 218 points, […]

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 […]