2013 Cross Country News
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.
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.
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.
November 9, 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.
November 2, 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.
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.
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.
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.
October 9, 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.
October 4, 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.
October 3, 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
September 3, 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.
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.
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.
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.
August 2, 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.