2008 UCCS Men's Cross Country Men's Press Releases

February 16, 2008Two UCCS runners compete at U.S. cross country championshipsSAN DIEGO -- University of Colorado at Colorado Springs runners Branson Bartlett and Chris Reynolds finished 61st and 83rd respectively Saturday in the Junior Division of the USA Cross Country Championships at Mission Bay Park.
July 25, 2008UCCS Runners RoundupRecent University of Colorado at Colorado Springs graduate and star cross country runner, Sarah “Shep” Shepard won the women’s division of the La Sportiva Vail Hill Climb over the Fourth of July weekend. Additionally, UCCS cross country and track head coach Mark Misch won the 30-39 age group at the same event. Misch came in fifth overall while Shepard claimed 15th.
September 3, 2008Preview: Mountain Lions enter 2008 a deeper, more talented teamIt is early morning at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs campus and the first students, staff, and faculty are just filing in to meet the day when down one of the many trails that emanate from the school comes a troop of runners who are clearly “in the zone.” One of the staff turns to an other and says, “those runners, they seem to be like rabbits lately – not only are they fast but there are more and more of them every year.” This hypothetical staff member would not be far off the truth because under the careful guidance of coach Mark Misch, the UCCS cross country team has just about doubled over the past two seasons.
September 20, 2008UCCS Women Take Fifth, Men Ninth at University of Nebraska MeetLINCOLN, Neb. – In the cross country community, it is widely recognized that the NCAA Division II Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference is the equal of most, if not all, Division I conferences. Knowing that, it’s little wonder that University of Colorado at Colorado Spring coach Mark Misch is preparing his team for the RMAC championships by competing in consecutive Division I meets.
November 8, 2008'Depth Charge' Sinks Highlands, Sends UCCS to NationalsKEARNEY, Neb. – Mark Misch’s ‘depth charge’ sent the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men’s cross country team to nationals for only the second time in school history.
November 22, 2008UCCS Men Take 17th at NationalsSLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. - The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs’ rise to prominence in men’s cross country continued Saturday as the Mountain Lions took 17th at the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships at Cooper’s Lake Campground.
December 20, 2008Pinter, Five Others Named to RMAC All-Academic TeamsDan Pinter of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was named Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference men's cross country first team all-academic, the conference announced Friday.
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