The 2017 cross country season has kicked off for the University of La Verne.
The men and women’s cross country teams competed in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship meet on Saturday at Prado Regional Park.
La Verne alumna Lenore Moreno competes in the U.S. Olympic Marathon trials Saturday in Los Angeles.
The La Verne cross country team participated in the 2015 NCAA West Regionals Saturday at Pomona-Pitzer. The men’s team placed 17th out of 19 and the women’s team did not place because a majority of its runners were unable to finish.
Senior Jayden Earlywine runs through rain and muddy terrain at the men’s cross country SCIAC Championships at Prado Regional Park in Chino Hills Saturday.
The men’s and women’s cross country teams raced to the finish line for their first Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Multi-Dual meet Friday at La Mirada Park.
The men’s cross country team has set the bar high this year, with expectations of returning to the national championships.
At 6 a.m. Tuesday, senior Andrea Ramirez leads junior David Sincock through hip mobility stretches.
The men’s cross country team finished fifth out of 18 teams and the women’s team did not record a team score at the NCAA West Region Championships Saturday at Pomona-Pitzer.
Bryan Hayes, sophomore physics major, knows for certain that he will be competing in cross country at the national level at the end of the season.