Saturday, October 18, 2008
OSHKOSH, WI—The top-ranked Calvin women’s cross country team lived up to its billing with a first place finish at the rugged Wisconsin-Oshkosh Brooks Invitational on Saturday with a team score of 59 points. Meawhile, the fifth-ranked Calvin men’s team took third with a score of 104 points, finishing behind second-ranked North Central which won with 68 points and fourth-ranked Wisconsin-Stevens Point which placed second with 73 points.
Wednesday, October 15, 2008
For the fourth consecutive week, the Calvin women’s cross country team is the number-one ranked team in Division III. The Knights again received all eight first place votes in this week’s poll with Wisconsin-Eau Claire ranked second. On the men’s side, Calvin remains ranked fifth with Cortland State of New York the top –ranked team with eight first place votes while North Central is ranked second, Wisconsin-LaCrosse ranked third and Wisconsin-Stevens Point ranked fourth.
Friday, October 10, 2008
MILFORD—A group of runners competed for the Calvin men’s and women’s cross country teams at the Michigan Intercollegiates Friday afternoon at Kensington Park with Detroit-Mercy serving as host.
Wednesday, October 08, 2008
For the third consecutive week, the Calvin women’s cross country team is the top-ranked team in Division III. The Knights are ranked number-one in this week’s poll released by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
Friday, October 03, 2008
NOTRE DAME, IN—The top-ranked Calvin women’s cross country team came up with a strong performance in the Gold Division of the Notre Dame Invitational Friday afternoon, posting a fourth place score of 155 points. Ranked eighth in the latest Division I rankings, Michigan State took first place with 76 points with Grand Valley - ranked second in the most recent Division II national poll - placing second (93 points). Division I Northwestern was third (136).
Wednesday, October 01, 2008
For the second straight week, the Calvin women’s cross country team is the number-one ranked team in Division III women’s cross country. The Knights are the top-ranked team in this week’s poll released earlier this afternoon. Calvin received all eight first place votes in this week’s poll. Calvin took first place at the MIAA jamboree this past Friday with a team score of 20 points.
Wisconsin-Eau Claire is the number-two ranked women’s team in the latest poll.
On the men’s side, Calvin is again ranked number-two but the Knights did pick up one first place vote in this week’s poll.
Friday, September 26, 2008
NOTRE DAME, IN—The nationally-ranked Calvin men’s and women’s cross country teams came up with impressive performances at the MIAA jamboree hosted by Saint Mary’s Friday afternoon as both teams took first place.
Wednesday, September 24, 2008
For the first time since 1999, the Calvin women’s cross country team has been ranked number-one in the Division III Top 25 poll released by the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association.
The Knights are ranked number-one in this week’s poll, up one spot from last week’s spot. The Knights have overtaken last year’s national champion – Amherst (MA) – which had held onto the top spot since last year’s preseason poll.
Tuesday, September 23, 2008
Regional Regional Polls
The Calvin men’s and women’s cross country teams are both ranked number-one in the latest set of Division III Great Lakes Regional rankings released this afternoon.
Saturday, September 20, 2008
By Chaz Amidon
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – For many senior runners like Jed Christiansen, Saturday’s Knight Invitational marked their final collegiate race at Gainey Sports Complex – home to Calvin’s men’s and women’s cross country squads.
But it also marked the beginning to a promising 2008 season, as Christiansen (Greenville, Penn.) helped to bolster a first-place finish for the men’s team while sophomore Jessica Koster (Grand Rapids, Mich.) and senior Lauren Bergstrom (Rochester, Minn.) paced the women to a similar outcome.« First < 15 16 17 18 >