Recent Cross Country News
Friday, February 14, 2014
USTFCCCA Announce All-Academic Honorees & Teams
The USTFCCCA announced the men and women who earned 2013 Division I All-Academic Cross Country status as well as the men's and women’s teams who earned the honor. The MVC had three individuals, six men's teams and eight women's teams on the list.
Sunday, November 24, 2013
Mascari Places 32nd at NCAA Cross Country Championship
Mascari placed 32nd overall at the NCAA Cross Country Championships out of 253 of the best runners in the nation, earning All-American status. He is the first MVC male-runner to earn NCAA All-American honors since 2009.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
John Mascari Named Great Lakes Male Athlete of the Year
Athletes and Coaches of the Year for the 2013 NCAA Division I cross country season were announced Tuesday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), as voted on by the Division’s coaches. John Mascari earned the Great Lakes Region Male Athlete of the Year honors.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Six Earn NCAA Cross Country All-Region Honors
All-Region honorees in Division I were recognized Monday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) following the weekend’s NCAA regional championships meets. The Missouri Valley Conference had six individuals earn the accolade.
Saturday, November 16, 2013
Mascari Wins Great Lakes Regional, Advances to NCAA Championship
Sophomore John Mascari made history when he became Indiana State’s first ever Regional Champion Friday while the team placed 16th overall. He will represent the Missouri Valley Conference at the DI NCAA across Country National Championship.
Wednesday, November 06, 2013
Fenske, McMahon Named Scholar-Athletes
Andy Fenske of Loyola University Chicago and Sarah McMahon of Bradley University have been selected Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athletes of the Week, Commissioner Doug Elgin announced today. Fenske and McMahon were honored for their performances during the period of October 28 - November 3.
Tuesday, November 05, 2013
2013 MVC Cross Country Scholar-Athlete Teams Announced
The Missouri Valley Conference has announced the 2013 Cross Country Scholar-Athlete Teams, following the completion of the 2013 Missouri Valley Conference Cross Country Championship last weekend in Des Moines, Iowa, at the Blank Park Golf Course. Seventeen women’s student-athletes met the criteria, while six student-athletes are on the men’s team.
Saturday, November 02, 2013
2013 Cross Country Championship
Southern Illinois swept the Men's and Women's Cross Country Championship in dominating fashion. This is the first time that the Saluki women have won since 1992 and the first time the same school has won both genders since 1989.