Cross Country

XC women ranked 25th

XC women ranked 25th

Preseason expectations were steep for Wartburg’s women’s cross country team last year, ranked second after a runner-up finish at the NCAA championships. But the Knights battled injuries all season and fell to 11th at the national meet. This year, national expectations have been lowered for a group that returns four […]

by · August 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Cross Country, Sports
Sam Read finished 54th for the Knights at the NCAA DIII Cross Country Championships Saturday, Nov. 23. - Kristin Canning/Sports Information

Read places 54th at cross country championships

Senior Sam Read placed 54th out of 275 runners in his first national meet to represent the Wartburg men’s cross country team at the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships in Hanover, Ind. Saturday Nov. 23. Full Results Read ran his 8k in 25.36.0. It wasn’t a personal record for […]

by · November 24, 2013 · 0 comments · Cross Country, Sports
Haddie Vawter led the women's cross country team, placing 33rd to earn All-American honors. - Kristin Canning/Sports Information

Knights finish 11th at nationals, Vawter earns All-American

The Wartburg women’s cross country team finished 11th out of 32 teams with 372 points at the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships Saturday, Nov. 23 in Hanover, Ind. Johns Hopkins defended its title with 85 points. Full Results The No. 5  ranked Knights didn’t have the race they wanted, […]

by · November 24, 2013 · 0 comments · Cross Country, Sports
Sammi Bruett runs at the Dan Huston Invite in Waverly earlier this season. -- File Photo

Women’s cross country team hopes to capture first NCAA title this weekend

On Saturday, Wartburg’s cross country teams will be traveling to Hanover, Indiana for the NCAA Championships. For the undefeated women, they will be looking to capture their first national title after finishing a program-best second last season. The team will just be getting to full strength as junior Alana Enabnit […]

by · November 21, 2013 · 0 comments · Cross Country, Sports
Read qualifies for XC nationals

Read qualifies for XC nationals

Wartburg’s Sam Read has qualified for the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships in Hanover, Ind. next Saturday after placing 17th at the Central Region Championships on Saturday. Read had to wait to see if Carleton, which finished fourth in the region, would receive an at-large bid as a team. […]

by · November 17, 2013 · 0 comments · Cross Country, Sports
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