Cross Country News
  • Kurgat Is Division II Cross Country Finalist For Honda Award

    Friday, December 8, 2017

    Kurgat Is Division II Cross Country Finalist For Honda Award

    Alaska Anchorage's Caroline Kurgat, the 2017 NCAA Division II women's cross country national champion, is the Division II cross country finalist for the Honda Woman Athlete of the Year.

  • Johnson, Friess Earn XC Coach Of The Year Awards

    Friday, December 1, 2017

    Johnson, Friess Earn XC Coach Of The Year Awards

    Western Oregon's Mike Johnson is named the GNAC Men's Cross Country Coach of the Year for the first time while Alaska Anchorage's Michael Friess is the Women's Cross Country Coach of the Year for the ninth time.

  • Kurgat Named National Women's XC Athlete Of The Year

    Tuesday, November 21, 2017

    Kurgat Named National Women's XC Athlete Of The Year

    Thanks to her national championship, Alaska Anchorage's Caroline Kurgat is the winner of the USTFCCCA's Doris Brown Heritage Award honoring the Division II Women's Cross Country Athlete of the Year.

  • Top-Five National Finish Lifts UAA To Team Of The Week

    Monday, November 20, 2017

    Top-Five National Finish Lifts UAA To Team Of The Week

    Thanks to its fifth-place finish at the 2017 NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships, Alaska Anchorage women's cross country has been selected as the Red Lion/GNAC Team of the Week.

  • Simply Dominant: Kurgat Wins NCAA Women's XC Title

    Saturday, November 18, 2017

    Simply Dominant: Kurgat Wins NCAA Women's XC Title

    The Alaska Anchorage senior left no doubt as she capped her dominant season with a 20-second victory at the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships. She led the Seawolves to a fifth-place team finish.

  • Kangogo, Ribich Land All-American Honors At Nationals

    Saturday, November 18, 2017

    Kangogo, Ribich Land All-American Honors At Nationals

    The Alaska Anchorage senior leads the GNAC with a 19th place finish while the Western Oregon senior is 30th at the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships.

  • Nine 4.0 Performers Lead GNAC XC All-Academic Teams

    Friday, November 10, 2017

    Nine 4.0 Performers Lead GNAC XC All-Academic Teams

    The nine runners with 4.00 grade point averages lead a total of 103 men's and women's selection to the 2017 GNAC Cross Country All-Academic Teams. The list includes 52 repeat selections.

  • Ribich, Krugat Named West Region XC Athletes Of The Year

    Thursday, November 9, 2017

    Ribich, Krugat Named West Region XC Athletes Of The Year

    Western Oregon's David Ribich and Alaska Anchorage's Caroline Kurgat have been voted as the USTFCCCA's Division II West Region Athletes of the Year after impressive West Region Championships wins.