2008-09 Men's Cross Country News
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November 15, 2008
MARYVILLE, Tenn. (Nov. 15, 2008) - Unfortunately all good things must come to an end, and that is exactly what happened to the ETSU men's cross country team on Saturday morning in Maryville, Tenn....
November 14, 2008
MARYVILLE, Tenn. (Nov. 14, 2008) - The ETSU men's cross country team made some noise two weeks ago by claiming its first-ever Atlantic Sun Championship, and now the group of talented runners look to keep the momentum going as they gear up for the NCAA South Regional on Saturday. Start time of the 10K race is slated for 10:45 a.m. from the Lambert Acres Golf Course in Maryville, Tenn....
November 03, 2008
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 3, 2008) - The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released its weekly Division I regional rankings on Monday afternoon, and the ETSU men's cross country moved its way up to sixth in the South Region....
November 01, 2008
MACON, Ga. (Nov. 1, 2008) - The Atlantic Sun Conference now has a new men's cross country champion to add to its history books....
October 31, 2008
MACON, Ga. (Oct. 31, 2008) - After a grueling two month season, the ETSU men's and women's cross country teams will put everything on the line Saturday morning when they compete at the 2008 Atlantic Sun Championships, located on the grounds of the Georgia Industrial Children's Home. The day starts with the women's race at 9:00 a.m., while the men run one hour later....
October 18, 2008
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (Oct. 18, 2008) - Competing in its final race before the 2008 Atlantic Sun Championships, the ETSU men's cross country team was overmatched against a deep 41-team field at the NCAA Pre-National Meet on Saturday afternoon....
October 17, 2008
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (Oct. 17, 2008) - The ETSU men's cross country team has enjoyed a stellar season thus far, and on Saturday afternoon the Buccaneers will face their biggest test of the season, as they compete at the 2008 NCAA Pre-National meet in Terre Haute, Ind....
October 17, 2008
BOONE, N.C. (Oct. 17, 2008) - The ETSU women's cross country team faced some of the toughest teams in the region at Friday's Blue Ridge Open, and the Buccaneers finished 23rd overall from the Don Kennedy Trails, located at the State Farm Complex....
October 16, 2008
BOONE, N.C. (Oct. 16, 2008) - The ETSU women's cross country team will make the short trip over to Boone, N.C. on Friday afternoon to compete in the Appalachian State Blue Ridge Open. The 5K run is set to begin at 3 p.m. at the Don Kennedy Trails, located at the State Farm Complex....
October 08, 2008
MACON, Ga. (Oct. 8, 2008) - Although he is only a junior, Kenneth Rotich (Nairobi, Kenya) tied a conference record for Atlantic Sun Runner of the Week awards, as he picked up his sixth such award after his performance at the Greater Louisville Classic, the conference office announced on Wednesday....
October 04, 2008
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Oct. 4, 2008) - On a day where junior Kenneth Rotich (Nairobi, Kenya) continued to show why he is one the top cross country runners in the Atlantic Sun Conference, the ETSU men's cross country team finished a disappointing ninth at the 2008 Greater Louisville Classic from E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park on Saturday morning....
October 03, 2008
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Oct. 3, 2008) - Junior Kenneth Rotich (Nairobi, Kenya) has his eyes set for a third straight individual title this weekend as the ETSU men's and women's cross country teams head west to compete in the 2008 Greater Louisville Classic on Saturday morning. The men begin the morning with a 9:30 a.m. 8K run from E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park, while the women follow with a 5K race at 10:15. ...
October 01, 2008
MACON, Ga. (Oct. 1, 2008) - With less than five weeks until the 2008 Atlantic Sun Conference Cross Country Championships, junior Kenneth Rotich (Nairobi, Kenya) made a statement run on the course which the championship will be contested, winning the Mercer RunFit Sports Invitational to earn his second A-Sun Runner of the Week award of 2008, the conference office announced on Wednesday....
September 27, 2008
MACON, Ga. (Sept. 27, 2008) - Kenneth Rotich (Nairobi, Kenya) has done it again....
September 26, 2008
MACON, Ga. (Sept. 26, 2008) - The ETSU men's and women's cross country team return to action Saturday morning, when the Buccaneers catch a sneak peek of the 2008 Atlantic Sun Conference Championship course at the Mercer RunFit Sports Invitational. The women begin the morning with a 5K run at 9 a.m., while the men start their 8K race 35 minutes later....
September 17, 2008
MACON, Ga. (September 17, 2008) - The ETSU men's and women's cross country teams had a lot to smile about on Wednesday afternoon, as Kenneth Rotich (Nairobi, Kenya) and Victoria Jones (Marshall, N.C.) received Atlantic Sun Runner of the Week honors....
September 15, 2008
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 15, 2008) - The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released its Preseason Division I regional rankings on Monday afternoon, and the ETSU men's cross country was ranked 13th in the South Region....
September 13, 2008
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Sept. 13, 2008) - If there is one word to describe Kenneth Rotich's (Nairobi, Kenya) ETSU cross country career thus far, it would be consistent....
September 12, 2008
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Sept. 12, 2008) - The East Tennessee State University men's and women's cross country teams head to Charlotte this weekend to compete in the Bajangles Invitational on Saturday morning....
September 07, 2008
ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. (Sept. 7, 2008) - A quartet of Buccaneer cross country runners made their season debut Sunday afternoon, as they competed at the Irish Brigade Commemorative 5K Run, in nearby Elizabethton. Sophomore Manny Gonzalez (Bryan, Ohio) and junior Jennifer Ely (Dryden, Va.) each turned in stellar performances at Sycamore Shoals Park, by claiming titles in their respective group....
September 05, 2008
BLACKSBURG, Va. (Sept. 5, 2008) - The ETSU men's and women's cross country teams opened the 2008 season Friday evening, when they competed in the Virginia Tech Relays from the Tech Cross Country Course in Blacksburg....
September 04, 2008
BLACKSBURG, Va. (Sept. 4, 2008) - The ETSU men's and women's cross country team is set make its 2008 season debut Friday night when they compete in the Virginia Tech Cross Country Relay. The women's race kicks off at 5:30 p.m., while the men begin at 6:30 p.m....
August 21, 2008
MERCER, Ga. (Aug. 21, 2008) - The Atlantic Sun Conference released its preseason cross country polls Wednesday afternoon, and after all the coaches votes were tallied the ETSU men's squad were picked to finish second; while the women tied Mercer for seventh....
August 12, 2008
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 12, 2008) - With the 2008 cross country season lurking around the corner, head coach David Walker and his staff released its schedule and provided an outlook of this upcoming campaign on Tuesday afternoon....
WSOC Radford 2 F
Aug 22 ETSU 3
MSOC ETSU 1 F
Aug 23 Virginia Tech (Exh.) 0
WSOC ETSU 5 F
Aug 24 Tennessee Tech 1
WSOC Appalachian St. 0 F (2OT)
Aug 28 ETSU 1
MCC Covered Bridge Open Boone, N.C.
Aug 29 3 of 11
WCC Covered Bridge Open Boone, N.C.
Aug 29 5 of 11
VB ETSU 3 Charlotte, N.C.
Aug 29 Morgan State University 0
VB ETSU 1 Charlotte, N.C.
Aug 29 California State University, Sacramento 3
MSOC ETSU 3 F
Aug 29 William & Mary 2
VB ETSU 1 Charlotte, N.C.
Aug 30 UNC Charlotte 3
WSOC Campbell Johnson City, Tenn.
Aug 31, 1:00 p.m. ETSU
MSOC ETSU Richmond, Va.
Aug 31, 3:30 p.m. VCU
WSOC South Carolina St. Johnson City. Tenn.
Sep 2, 6:00 p.m. ETSU
WSOC Alabama A&M Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 4, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
VB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Sep 5, 3:00 p.m. The College of William and Mary
VB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Sep 5, 7:00 p.m. George Mason University
VB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Sep 6, 12:00 p.m. University of Maryland