Recent Cross Country News
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Cross Country Weekly Release (Sept. 30)
Ryan Rutherford and Ariel Michalek of Illinois State won this week's MVC Cross Country Athletes of the Week.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
2014 Cross Country Championship
Southern Illinois University will serve as host of the 2014 MVC Cross Country Championship, November 1 at the SIU Cross Country Course.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Cross Country Weekly Release (Sept. 23)
It will be a tight race this year as no student-athlete has repeated as Male or Female Athlete of the Week during the 2014 season. Southern Illinois swept this week's MVC Cross Country Athlete of the Week honors in Oscar Medina and Kelley Gallagher.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Penzenstadler, Moyer Named Scholar-Athletes
Sam Penzenstadler of Loyola University Chicago and Kylynn Moyer of Drake University have been selected Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athletes of the Week, Commissioner Doug Elgin announced today. Penzenstadler and Moyer were honored for their performances during the period of September 8-14.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Cross Country Weekly Release (Sept. 16)
John Mascari of Indiana State and Sydney Stuenkel of Loyola are named this week's MVC Cross Country Athletes of the Week. Mascari's honor comes after finishing in first-place this past weekend and being named USTFCCCA's Division I National Athlete of the Week on Monday.
Monday, September 15, 2014
Mascari Named DI Cross Country National Athlete of the Week
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced Monday afternoon its National Athletes of the Week for this past weekend of college cross country action. John Mascari of Indiana State won the award for Division I Men.
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Cross Country Weekly Release (Sept. 9)
In the USTFCCCA's Preseason regional rankings, the Valley has five men's teams and four women's teams ranked in the top-15. Bradley, Illinois State, Loyola and Southern Illinois have both their men and women ranked. Sam Penzenstadler of Loyola and Sidney Hirsch of Wichita State earned MVC Cross Country Athlete of the Week honors.
Thursday, September 04, 2014
Ehrenheim, Brewer Named Scholar-Athletes
Evan Ehrenheim of Southern Illinois University Carbondale and Molly Brewer of Missouri State University have been selected Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athletes of the Week, Commissioner Doug Elgin announced today.