2019 Men's Cross Country News

  • Former UMBC XC/TF Athlete Mike Ward to be Inducted Into University of Miami Hall of Fame
    October 07, 2019
    Former UMBC cross country/track and field athlete Mike Ward ‘77 was announced as a new member of the University of Miami’s Hall of Fame last week, after serving for 17 years as part of the Hurricane cross country/track and field staff. He spent the first six years as an assistant coach before taking over head coaching duties in 1997 before his retirement in 2008.
  • UMBC Women Finish 11th, Men 27th at Paul Short Run on Saturday
    October 05, 2019
    Margo Henley led the women to an 11th place finish, while Taylor Baranoski helped lead the men to a 27th place finish at the Paul Short Run on Saturday afternoon. Henley posted a season-best time, finishing in the top 40 to help pace the women. 
  • UMBC Cross Country Returns to Action at Paul Short Run on Saturday
    October 02, 2019
    UMBC cross country returns after last running at the Navy Invitational on September 14. In Annapolis, Morgan Casey (Silver Spring, Md./Montgomery-Blair) led the women with a 12th place finish while freshman Michael Belmaggio (Frederick, Md./Linganore) placed ninth for the men. 
  • UMBC Men and Women Take Third at Navy Invitational
    September 14, 2019
    UMBC men’s and women’s cross country teams finished third at the Navy Invitational on Saturday morning. Morgan Casey led the way for the women with a 12th place finish, while freshman Michael Belmaggio led the men with a top ten finish placing ninth.
  • UMBC Cross Country Returns to Action at the Navy Invitational on Saturday
    September 13, 2019
    UMBC cross country returns to action on Saturday at the Navy Invitational. The Retrievers last competed on August 30 at the Mount 5k Duals that saw Miles Smith (La Plata, Md./La Plata) and Morgan Casey (Silver Spring, Md./Montgomery-Blair) lead UMBC to a 3-3 and 3-4 record respectively at the meet.
  • Smith, Casey Lead UMBC at Mount 5k Duals on Friday
    August 30, 2019
    Miles Smith (La Plata, Md./La Plata) and Morgan Casey (Silver Spring, Md./Montgomery-Blair) led the Retrievers at the Mount 5k Duals on Friday afternoon to kick off the 2019 season. The Retriever men finished the race  with a 3-3 record defeating George Washington, Mount St. Mary’s and Stevenson. The women went 3-4 beating American, Mount St. Mary’s and Stevenson.
  • UMBC Cross Country Opens 2019 Campaign at Mount St. Mary’s Duals on Friday
    August 28, 2019
    UMBC cross country kicks off another year of competition at the Mount St. Mary’s Duals on Friday. This will be the sixth straight season the team will open the season in Emmitsburg, and the 13th time in the last 15 seasons.