UMBC Cross Country Heads Back to Lehigh for NCAA Mid-Atlantic RegionalsBALTIMORE – With the men collecting their first America East championship since 2005, and the women posting their best-ever finish at the conference race two weeks ago, the UMBC cross country teams return to Lehigh for the 2013 NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional meet, Friday afternoon in Bethlehem, Pa. The men’s 10k race will kick-off the day’s events with a 12:00 p.m. start with the women’s 6k race set for a 1:15 p.m. start time.
UMBC Cross Country Continues Early Season Schedule with Trip to Navy on SaturdayBALTIMORE – Just a week after earning top-three finishes at the America East Pre-Conference Meet, including a top finish for the men, the UMBC cross country teams continue their early season schedule with a trip to Annapolis, Md. for the Navy Invitational/Salty Dog Invitational Saturday morning. Both races are scheduled for an 11:00 a.m. start at the U.S.N.A Golf Club.
With a Mix of Veterans and Newcomers, Cross Country Seeks Breakthrough in 2013BALTIMORE – A year ago, the UMBC cross country squads both made noticeable strides from the year before. Despite losing two scorers from the 2011 America East Championships, the men’s team jumped five spots and finished in third place at the 2012 meet, the squad’s best finish since winning the league in 2005. The women, meanwhile, were able to establish a core group of scorers, all of whom return again this fall.