2013 Cross Country News

  • MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY RECOGNIZED BY NCAA AGAIN FOR ACADEMIC SUCCESS
    May 07, 2014
    MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY RECOGNIZED BY NCAA AGAIN FOR ACADEMIC SUCCESS The Sacramento State men's cross country team earned public recognition as part of the 2014 NCAA Div. I Academic Performance Program
  • SACRAMENTO STATE EARNS 22 FALL BIG SKY ALL-ACADEMIC HONORS
    January 27, 2014
    SACRAMENTO STATE EARNS 22 FALL BIG SKY ALL-ACADEMIC HONORS Sacramento State student-athletes in the fall Big Sky sports of football, volleyball, cross country, and women’s soccer combined to earn 22 Big Sky Fall all-Academic honors, the conference announced.
  • BYERS, MITCHELL PACE CROSS COUNTRY AT NCAA WEST REGIONAL
    November 15, 2013
    BYERS, MITCHELL PACE CROSS COUNTRY AT NCAA WEST REGIONAL Sacramento State's Reesey Byers placed 24th and Rachel Mitchell was 28th to lead the Hornets at the NCAA Cross Country West Regional on Friday at Haggin Oaks Golf Course. As a team, the Hornet men placed 18th in the 10K race. The Sacramento State women finished 16th in its 6K race.
  • SACRAMENTO STATE HOSTS NCAA WEST REGIONAL ON FRIDAY
    November 13, 2013
    SACRAMENTO STATE HOSTS NCAA WEST REGIONAL ON FRIDAY Some of the top cross country runners in the nation will be on display on Friday at Haggin Oaks Golf Course for the 2013 NCAA West Regional. The meet, which is being hosted by Sacramento State and the Sacramento Sports Commission, will feature student-athletes from 37 universities in Washington, Oregon, California and Nevada. Admission is free and parking is $5 per vehicle.
  • MALLORY PACES CROSS COUNTRY AT DOC ADAMS
    November 09, 2013
    MALLORY PACES CROSS COUNTRY AT DOC ADAMS Teresa Mallory led three Sacramento State cross country runners at the Doc Adams Open on Saturday at Putah Creek Reserve.
  • MITCHELL EARNS ALL-BIG SKY HONORS AT CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS
    November 02, 2013
    MITCHELL EARNS ALL-BIG SKY HONORS AT CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS Sacramento State senior Rachel Mitchell recorded the best finish by a Hornet in school history at the Big Sky Cross Country Championships on Saturday. Mitchell finished third in the women's 3-mile race and helped the Hornets to a fourth-place team finish. The Sacramento State men were seventh.
  • CROSS COUNTRY HEADS TO BOZEMAN FOR BIG SKY CHAMPIONSHIPS
    October 31, 2013
    CROSS COUNTRY HEADS TO BOZEMAN FOR BIG SKY CHAMPIONSHIPS The Sacramento State men's and women's cross country teams will compete at the Big Sky Championships on Saturday at Bridger Creek Golf Course in Bozeman, Mont.
  • MITCHELL EARNS THIRD BIG SKY ATHLETE OF THE WEEK AWARD
    October 22, 2013
    MITCHELL EARNS THIRD BIG SKY ATHLETE OF THE WEEK AWARD Sacramento State senior Rachel Mitchell earned her third Big Sky women's cross country athlete of the week award, it was announced today by the conference.
  • MITCHELL, BYERS LEAD WOMEN, MEN IN SATURDAY MEETS
    October 19, 2013
    MITCHELL, BYERS LEAD WOMEN, MEN IN SATURDAY MEETS Rachel Mitchell led the Sacramento State women at the NCAA Pre-National meet and Reesey Byers had the top time for the men's team at the Bronco Invitational on Saturday.
  • MITCHELL EARNS SECOND BIG SKY ATHLETE OF THE WEEK AWARD
    October 09, 2013
    MITCHELL EARNS SECOND BIG SKY ATHLETE OF THE WEEK AWARD Sacramento State senior Rachel Mitchell was named the Big Sky Conference women's cross country athlete of the week for the week of Sept. 30-Oct. 5.
  • WOMEN FOURTH, MEN SEVENTH AT INTER REGION JAMBOREE
    October 04, 2013
    WOMEN FOURTH, MEN SEVENTH AT INTER REGION JAMBOREE Rachel Mitchell and Lauren Mugnaini finished fourth and seventh, respectively, to help the Sacramento State women to a fourth place finish at the Inter Region Jamboree on Friday morning at Haggin Oaks Golf Course. Reesey Byers crossed the line in sixth place to pace the Hornet men.
  • CROSS COUNTRY TO HOST INTER-REGIONAL JAMBOREE ON FRIDAY
    October 03, 2013
    CROSS COUNTRY TO HOST INTER-REGIONAL JAMBOREE ON FRIDAY Sacramento State will host the NCAA Inter-Regional Jamboree on Friday, Oct. 4, at the Haggin Oaks Golf Course. The meet consists of two total races designated for the men's and women's teams. The men's 8K run will begin at 9:30 a.m. and the women will follow up with a 5K at 10:30 a.m.
  • WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY EARNS WEST REGION RANKING
    September 30, 2013
    WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY EARNS WEST REGION RANKING Fresh off a second place finish at the Stanford Invitational, the Sacramento State women's cross country team moved into 15th place in the West Region rankings, it was announced today by the United States Track & Field/Cross Country Coaches Association.
  • MITCHELL, MUGNAINI HELP WOMEN FINISH SECOND; MEN SEVENTH
    September 28, 2013
    MITCHELL, MUGNAINI HELP WOMEN FINISH SECOND; MEN SEVENTH Rachel Mitchell and Lauren Mugnaini each ran 21:30 to lead the Sacramento State women's cross country team to an impressive second place finish at the Stanford Invitational on Saturday. The Hornet men placed seventh led by Reesey Byers.
  • MITCHELL, BYERS LEAD WOMEN, MEN TO TITLES AT HORNET JAMBOREE
    September 14, 2013
    MITCHELL, BYERS LEAD WOMEN, MEN TO TITLES AT HORNET JAMBOREE The Sacramento State women and men each ran their way to a team title at the Hornet Jamboree on Saturday at Granite Regional Park.
  • CROSS COUNTRY HOSTS HORNET JAMBOREE ON SATURDAY
    September 13, 2013
    CROSS COUNTRY HOSTS HORNET JAMBOREE ON SATURDAY Sacramento State will host the annual Hornet Jamboree cross country meet on Saturday, Sept. 14, at Granite Regional Park. The meet will consist of seven races ranging from 2-4 miles an including participants from high school, college and post collegiate.
  • MITCHELL, YOUNGER GARNER BIG SKY ATHLETE OF THE WEEK HONORS
    September 03, 2013
    MITCHELL, YOUNGER GARNER BIG SKY ATHLETE OF THE WEEK HONORS Sacramento State's Rachel Mitchell and Cole Younger were named the Big Sky Conference Cross Country Athletes of the Week, it was announced today.
  • MITCHELL, YOUNGER LEAD CROSS COUNTRY AT AGGIE OPEN
    August 30, 2013
    MITCHELL, YOUNGER LEAD CROSS COUNTRY AT AGGIE OPEN Rachel Mitchell and Lauren Mugnaini each placed in the top five for the Sacramento State women and Cole Younger did the same for the men at the Aggie Open on Friday evening.
  • CROSS COUNTRY BEGINS 2013 SEASON AT AGGIE OPENER ON FRIDAY
    August 29, 2013
    CROSS COUNTRY BEGINS 2013 SEASON AT AGGIE OPENER ON FRIDAY The Hornets have a new coach to guide 13 returning women and 12 men from last season's teams.
  • ENTRY INFORMATION FOR HORNET JAMBOREE
    August 27, 2013
    ENTRY INFORMATION FOR HORNET JAMBOREE Sacramento State will host the annual Hornet Jamboree on Sept. 14 at Granite Regional Park. Entries will open on Sept. 5.
  • JOE EBY NAMED CROSS COUNTRY AND DISTANCE COACH
    August 02, 2013
    JOE EBY NAMED CROSS COUNTRY AND DISTANCE COACH Joe Eby has been hired as the cross country and distance coach at Sacramento State, it was announced today by Director of Track & Field/Cross Country Kathleen Raske. Eby will serve as the head cross country coach and also oversee the Hornets' middle distance and distance runners during the track season.