2010 Women's Cross Country News
Christmas, Parkinson Named to America East Cross Country All-Academic Teams
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—Seniors Michael Christmas (Invercargill, New Zealand/James Hargest College) and Sara Parkinson (Lancashire, England/Loughborough University) have been named to the 2010 America East Cross Country All-Academic Teams, as announced by the conference Friday.
Cross Country Finishes 2010 Campaign at NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships Saturday
STATE COLLEGE, Pa.—The UMBC men’s and women’s cross country teams concluded the 2010 season Saturday at the 2010 NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships.
Women's Cross Country Finishes Eighth at America East Championships, Men Fifth
BOSTON, Mass.—The UMBC men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the 2010 America East Championships Saturday, with the men’s squad finishing fifth with 161 points and the women’s team placing eighth with 231 points.
Former Exchange Student Parkinson a Net Gain for UMBC Cross Country
In Fall 2008, an accomplished netball player from Lancashire, England, arrived at UMBC looking for a way to stay active during her year abroad.
Cross Country Competes in America East Championships Saturday in Boston
BALTIMORE—The UMBC men’s and women’s cross country teams travel to Boston, Mass. this weekend to take part in the 2010 America East Cross Country Championships Saturday, hosted by Boston University.
Parkinson Places Seventh as Cross Country Competes at Princeton Invite
PRINCETON, N.J.—Senior Sara Parkinson (Lancashire, England/Loughborough University) placed seventh overall, as the UMBC women’s cross country team finished 10th at the Princeton Invitational on Saturday, while the men came in ninth.
Results From the Third Annual 5K Dawg Chase
BALTIMORE—Lance Byrd won the third annual 5K Dawg Chase on Saturday, Oct. 16, in a time of 18:12.72. Katie Gessler was the first female to cross the finish line in a time of 21:56.45.
Cross Country Finished 35th at Paul Short Run Friday
BETHLEHEM, Pa.—The UMBC men’s and women’s cross country teams took part in the Paul Short Run Friday morning and both finished 35th in the team standings.
Women's Cross Country Finishes 7th at Salty Dog Invitational, Men Place 5th at Navy Invite
ANNAPOLIS, Md.—Senior Sara Parkinson (Lancashire, England/Loughborough University) finished fourth overall as the UMBC women’s cross country team finished seventh at the Salty Dog Invitational, while the men placed fifth in the Navy Invitational Saturday.
Parkinson Named America East Women's Cross Country Performer of the Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—Senior Sara Parkinson (Lancashire, England/Loughborough University) has been named the season’s first America East Women’s Cross Country Performer of the Week, as announced by the conference Tuesday.
Parkinson Wins Mount St. Mary's 5K Duals as Cross Country Opens 2010 Season
EMMITSBURG, Md.—Senior Sara Parkinson (Lancashire, England/Loughborough University) won the women’s race, while junior Sam Boimov finished second in the men’s race as the UMBC men’s and women’s cross country teams opened their 2010 seasons at the Mount St. Mary’s 5K Duals Friday.