BRUNSWICK, Maine – The Wesleyan men’s cross country team finished ninth out of 54 teams at the NCAA Division III New England Regional on Saturday morning. The team recorded 306 points, placing all five runners in the top-80 in a field of 384 participants. Their place was the Cardinals’ best finish since 2015 when the squad recorded a program-best fourth.
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – The Wesleyan men’s cross country team competed in the 2019 NESCAC Championship on Saturday afternoon. The meet was hosted by Williams, with the 8K course on the grounds of Mount Greylock High School. The Ephs won their 18th title with just 22 points, as all five scorers placed in the top-10. Amherst finished second with 97 points, while Middlebury was third with 107. The Cardinals placed 11th with 258 points.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan men’s cross country team heads to Williamstown, Massachusetts on Saturday for the 2019 NESCAC Championships. The meet is hosted by Williams College and will take place at Mount Greylock High School. The men’s 8K race begins at noon, while the women’s 6K follows at 1:00 p.m.
WATERFORD, Conn. – The Wesleyan men’s cross country team placed 13th out of 28 teams at the Connecticut College Invite on Saturday morning. This was the first appearance at Harkness Park for the Cardinals, as the men’s race covered an 8K course.
BETHLEHEM, Pa. – The Wesleyan men’s cross country team won the College White 8K at the 46th Annual Paul Short Run on Saturday morning. The Cardinals combined for a score of 104, edging our Cortland State (124) in a field of 43 teams. All five scorers placed within the top-40, while the entire squad placed within the top-100 of 348 runners.
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – Four Wesleyan cross country Cardinals competed at the Purple Valley Classic hosted by Williams on Saturday. The group featured two male and two females, all of which raced in their first collegiate 5k.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan men’s cross country team opened its 2019 campaign competing hosting the Little Three Championship. Williams claimed the title for the first time since 2016, snapping Amhert’s two-meet streak with 15 points. The Mammoths followed with 56, while the Cardinals finished with 73 points.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan men’s and women’s cross country teams earned 2018 NCAA Division III All-Academic Team accolades and six members earned individual honors, as announced by the USTFCCCA on February 14th.
The Wesleyan University men's and women's cross country teams have received 2016 All-Academic Team honors, as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), while Will Dudek '17 and Tate Knight ’18 of the men’s team, and Caroline Elmendorf ’17, Rhoen Fiutak ’19, Julia Mitchell ’19 and Molly Schassberger '17 of the women’s team garnered All-Academic Individual praise. Head Coach John Crooke’s squads have earned academic All-American praise in each of his 17 seasons at the helm.
Louisville, Ky. - Senior Will Dudek of the Wesleyan University men’s cross country team took part in the 2016 NCAA Division III Individual Championship, which were held at E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park. His time of 25:06.3 was good enough for 49th place out of a field which featured 278 runners.