Cross Country

Roadrunner athletics briefs

Roadrunner athletics briefs

Cross country hosts NCAA Regionals The Roadrunners’ cross country teams finished their 2016 season by hosting the NCAA South-Central Regional Championships on Nov. 5 at Washington Park in Denver. The men’s team finished 12th out of 29 teams, far worse than their fourth place finish in 2015. The women’s team finished 15th out of 27 […]

Runners show off for home crowd

Runners show off for home crowd

Metro’s cross  country team hosted its Roadrunner Invitational Oct. 3 at their home track in Washington Park. The men’s team had a strong finish as they placed second in the 8K race and the women’s team finished fifth in the 6K race. In the week leading up to the tournament, the Metro coaching staff made […]

Big top-three finish for Roadrunners

Big top-three finish for Roadrunners

Both the men’s and women’s teams earn a top-three finish at the 5th Annual Metro State University Roadrunners Invitational at Washington Park in Denver. The men’s team finished behind Colorado Mesa, who had a score of 42, and finish better than UCCS (88). Metro was one of the 13 men’s teams that competed. As for […]

Cross Country Men finish fifth, women sixth in RMAC finale

Cross Country Men finish fifth, women sixth in RMAC finale

MSU Denver cross-country competed in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference championship Oct. 20 at Monument Valley Park in Colorado Springs. The regionally-ranked No. 7 men’s team tied for fifth place with No. 8 New Mexico Highlands-Las Vegas. Of the 13 men’s teams running in the championship, seven of them are ranked in the top 10 […]

X-Country runs fair to middlin’

X-Country runs fair to middlin’

MSU Denver cross-country teams placed in the middle of the pack Oct. 6 in the third annual Metro State Invitational at Washington Park. The men’s team finished third out of seven teams led by junior Kirk Harvey, who finished the 8,000-meter race in 26:20. Harvey finished second overall behind former Princeton University runner Tommy Dialynas, […]