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Shockers men, women dominate in J.K. Gold Classic

Grant Cohen

September 3

Filed under Cross Country, News, Sports

Wichita State’s cross country training has consisted of grouping runners up to run at the same pace in the long distance. Both the men and the women grouped together through the 3k marker, before splitting up to claim the J....

Cross country ends season with two top 10 finishes

Evan Pflugradt

November 16

Filed under Cross Country, Sports

The Wichita State cross country team closed its season over the weekend in the NCAA Regional Tournament in Lawrence.The Shockers finished with two, top 10 finishes in the regional. The women placed eighth in the 6K race, the me...

Cross country teams head to Lawrence for NCAA Regional

Evan Plugradt

November 12

Filed under Cross Country, Sports

The fall season is drawing to a close for Wichita State cross country. The Shockers are set to travel to Lawrence this weekend for the NCAA Regional tournament.The men will compete in an 8K race, the women a 6K. Head coach Kirk H...

Cross country finishes on top in conference tournament

Evan Pflugradt

November 2

Filed under Cross Country, Sports

The Wichita State women’s cross country team finished Saturday as the runner-up in the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament, and the men finished third. The Shockers finished second to the pre-meet favorite Bradley, 54-76...

WSU cross country to compete in MVC conference tournament

Evan Pflugradt

October 29

Filed under Cross Country, Sports

The Wichita State cross country team travels to Evansville, Indiana, this weekend for the Missouri Valley Conference tournament.Bradley ranked first in the polls for their men’s and women’s teams. The Braves’ women’s team ea...

Cross country teams compete in Pre-National Invitational

Evan Pflugradt

October 19

Filed under Cross Country, Sports

The women’s cross country team finished 36th and the men’s cross country team 37th in Pre-Nationals Cross Country Invitational this weekend at Tom Sawyer Park in Louisville, Kentucky.Junior Ugis Jocis led the Shocker men ...

Shocker cross country to kickoff first all-team event this weekend

Evan Pflugradt

October 1

Filed under Cross Country, Sports

The Wichita State cross country team will compete in its first full-team event of the season at the 27th annual Chile Pepper Invitational hosted by the University of Arkansas this weekend.The event is one of the largest the Sho...

Shockers take first in Nebraska cross country tournament

Evan Pflugradt

September 21

Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Freshman Rebekah Topham and sophomore Kyle Larkin finished at the top of the board for university athletes at the Woody Greno Invitational in Lincoln, Nebraska this weekend.Topham has won two consecutive tournaments in her first...