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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 14:09:00 ESTThe USD cross-country team is a small program that has high aspirations to grow in their Division I training and racing platform. Their growth is fueled by tools needed to log and race our miles. At this competitive level, the contributions will fund up to two shoes per student-athlete on the XC team.
Fri, 11 Nov 2016 14:21:00 ESTThe USD men's and women's cross-country teams wrapped up their regular season at the NCAA Division I West Regional Friday afternoon at Haggin Oaks Golf Complex in Sacramento. The women's team, paced by Andrea Hughes, finished in 22nd place (out of 35 schools). The men's team took 27th place led by Liam Burke's record breaking performance in the 10k.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 13:39:00 ESTRacing on their home course at Mission Bay, the USD women's cross-country team took sixth place at the WCC Championships, improving from their seventh place finish a season ago. The Torero men finished in ninth place. Andrea Hughes led the women's team, finishing the 6k in 22:21.6. Liam Burke was the top Torero finisher for the men's team, crossing the finish line in 25:44.8 in the 8k.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:41:00 ESTThe USD cross-country team had eight runners earn honorable mention on the WCC All-Academic Team, the conference office announced Thursday afternoon.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:10:00 ESTThe USD men's and women's cross-country teams will compete in the WCC Championships at Mission Bay (Tecolote Shores Park) on Friday, marking the first time the race has been held in San Diego. The women's 6k will begin at 10:00 a.m. followed by the men's 8k at 11:00 a.m. Admission and parking are free and the races will be streamed live on TheW.tv.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:04:00 ESTAlthough he makes it look easy on the course, Pedrotti’s success has not been handed to him. He mentions that he has not missed a day of running in 20 weeks, which he hopes will set an example to his teammates of what commitment is necessary to become a strong runner.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:35:00 ESTCross-country runner by day, student body president by night. TJ Hodges balances athletics, academics and university politics.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 15:36:00 ESTMax Pedrotti from the USD men’s cross-country team is your Muscle Milk Student Athlete of the Week for the week of October 10th to October 16th.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 16:49:00 ESTThe USD cross-country teams kicked up dust Saturday morning at the Bronco Invitational. Juniors Max Pedrotti (24:46) and Liam Burke (24:57) set the pace for the day by shattering the previous 8k school record of 25:10, crossing the finish line in 55th and 63rd overall. The men's team finished in 12th (out of 18 teams), while the women took fifth out of 20 teams. On the day, 19 personal bests were set.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 13:07:00 ESTThe USD men's and women's cross-country teams competed in the Paul Short Invite Saturday morning at Lehigh University. Racing in a very large field with numerous strong programs, the women's team proved they belong with a 21st place team finish (out of 45 schools) in the 6k, led by Sam Mattice's time of 21:09. The men's team struggled and came in 38th place.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:14:00 ESTThe USD cross-country teams head to Bethlehem, Penn. this weekend to compete in the 43rd annual Paul Short Invite on Saturday. The meet will be hosted by Lehigh University with the men's 8km gold race starting at 8:00 a.m. PT, followed by the women's 6km gold race at 11:45 a.m. PT.
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 11:36:00 ESTMax Pedrotti was the top Torero finisher for the men, who came in fourth place overall. Pedrotti finished in 25:49, good for sixth place.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 10:06:00 ESTThe USD Men's and Women's Cross Country teams are hosting the USD Invite this Saturday at Mission Bay. The Men's 8km race will begin at 8:00 a.m. while the Women's race will start at 9:00 a.m. This will be the site of the 2016 WCC Championships (Oct. 28), which is the same course where the 2008 and 2011 USA Cross Country National Championships were held.