November 15, 2009
Cross Country Concludes Season at NCAA Regional Championships
Oglethorpe closed the curtain on its 2009 cross country season on the rain-soaked muddied course over the Guilford College campus in Greensboro, North Carolina on Saturday afternoon.
October 19, 2009
Oglethorpe Hosts Annual Stormy Petrel Classic
The busy Oglethorpe campus served up its annual cross country classic today. Ten womens teams and nine mens teams traversed the surprisingly challenging race course. A favorite of many runners, the course features narrow, winding woods trail with unexpected hills and long gradual climbs from the back of the campus to the academic quadrangle where the races start and finish.
October 12, 2009
Cross Country Shows Strength at Southern Challenge
Oglethorpe's mens and womens cross country teams competed at the Southern Challenge Cross Country meet hosted by Chattahoochee-Tech this past Saturday morning. The mens 8k and womens 5k were run over the very hilly Wildwood course in Marietta. The men finished 5th out of 10 teams while the women finished 6th out of 10 teams.
September 14, 2009
Oglethorpe Cross Country Begins Season
Senior Enrique Sanchez began the 2009 cross country season in much the same way he finished the 2008 racing season fast. Sanchez finished 21st out of 174 runners at Berrys Clara Bowl Cross Country Invitational. Sanchez covered the 8k course at Mt. Berry in 27:15 and was the first NCAA D-III finisher in the race.