Varghese Qualifies for NCAA Championships with Fifth-Place Finish at South Regional

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.


Bucs Ready for Regional Run with NCAA Championships Appearance At Stake

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.


Varghese, Men Finish Second, Women Fourth Behind Stallworth's Superb Day

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.


Biggest Meet of Year Brings Bucs to Cullowhee for Conference 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.


ETSU Men Cruise to Crown at High Point Invite, Women Strong in Sixth-Place Showing

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.


Bucs Head to High Point Invite for SoCon Tuneup

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. (Oct. 11, 2018) – With a trio of top-five finishes for the men and two third-place finishes for the women already achieved this season, head coach George Watts’ ETSU Cross Country runners return to competition in Kernersville, N.C. for their final race before the Southern Conference championship meet.


Six Buccaneers earn SoCon Athlete of the Month honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 4, 2018) – After a month of highlights for the ETSU Athletics Department, the awards kept pouring in for the Blue and Gold, as six Buccaneers earned Southern Conference Athlete of the Month honors for September, announced the league office on Thursday.


Varghese Bests 250 Runners, Paces Fifth-Place Bucs With Third-Place Finish

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Sept. 29, 2018) -- In a loaded field at the 17th Annual Louisville XC Classic, sophomore Ben Varghese (Kingsport, Tenn.) streaked to the front of the pack and never looked back, finishing third amongst the 252 athletes representing 29 teams in the men’s gold race at Tom Sawyer Park.


Bucs Back to Work at Louisville XC Classic

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Sept. 28, 2018) -- With two weekends complete of their 2018 season, ETSU men’s and women’s cross country haven’t finished outside the top-three as a team, Saturday attempting to extend that streak to a perfect three-for-three at Tom Sawyer Park.