NEW ORLEANS, La. (Feb. 15, 2019) -- The USTFCCCA announced their team academic awards for the cross-country season Thursday, and ETSU was honored amongst the list of squads to achieve at least a 3.0 grade point average in the classroom, posting a 3.35 cumulative GPA at the conclusion of the fall semester.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 15, 2019) -- The Southern Conference announced its Fall Academic All-Conference team Tuesday, as 51 ETSU student-athletes earned the academic honor for 2018.
MADISON, Wis. (Nov. 17, 2018) -- On a landmark day for ETSU Cross Country, sophomore Ben Varghese (Kingsport, Tenn.) became the first ETSU distance runner to compete at the NCAA Cross Country Championships since head coach George Watts took over the program in 2012.
MADISON, Wis. (Nov. 17, 2018) -- Having already blazed a trail ETSU has not often traversed, sophomore Ben Varghese (Kingsport, Tenn.) returns to competition with hopes of concluding his season with another fast time on the biggest stage in collegiate distance running, the NCAA Championships at Zimmer Championship Course.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Nov. 9, 2018) -- With no tomorrow for his cross country season guaranteed, Ben Varghese (Kingsport, Tenn.) made sure he would get to the biggest stage in collegiate distance running, slicing through Apalachee Regional Park’s 10K course in 31:20.2, good for a spot in Nov. 17th’s NCAA Championship field.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Nov. 8, 2018) -- With 10 weeks of competition in the rear-view mirror, ETSU Cross Country is prepared to offer their best in the NCAA South Regional at Apalachee Regional Park Friday, with a top-two team finish securing a spot in Nov. 18th’s NCAA Championships in Madison, Wis.
CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Oct. 27, 2018) -- A much-anticipated Saturday in the Southern Conference saw ETSU Cross Country rise to the occasion, with sophomores Ben Varghese (Kingsport, Tenn.) and Lindsey Stallworth (Knoxville, Tenn.) finishing in the top five of their respective races, the Buc women and men doing the same at the SoCon championships.
CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Oct. 26, 2018) -- Looking to extend their historical run of solid results at the Southern Conference Cross Country Meet, head coach George Watts and his ETSU men and women board the bus and climb the mountain to compete in Saturday’s race that gathers the league’s best distance runners for a few hours each year.
KERNERSVILLE, N.C. (Oct. 12, 2018) -- In a season full of good weekends for ETSU Cross Country, Friday may have marked their best, with the men pulling away from the field to make it two consecutive years with a meet title, while the women set the tone with consistency at the HPU VertCross Invitational.