June 12, 2013
Five EWU Teams Garner Perfect APR Score; Including Men's XC For 8th Straight Year
For the eighth year in a row, the Eastern Washington University men’s cross country team was honored with a Public Recognition Award, making them one of five Eastern teams with a perfect Academic Progress Rate of 1,000.
May 23, 2013
Fifth-Annual “EeeWoos” are June 4
The “EeeWoos,” an event created to honor Eastern Washington University student-athletes, takes place for the fifth time on Tuesday, June 4 at 7 p.m. at the Showalter Auditorium on the EWU campus in Cheney, Wash.
March 23, 2013
Eastern Alum to Compete at World Cross Country Championships
Mattie Suver (formerly Bridgmon), a former standout runner for the Eastern Washington University cross country and track and field teams, will represent USA at the 40th IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) World Cross Country Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland on Sunday (March 24).
February 1, 2013
59 Selected to Fall All-Academic Team
A total of 59 Eastern Washington University student-athletes have been honored on the Big Sky Conference All-Academic team for fall quarter 2012. Of the total, 21 were from football, 18 were from women's soccer, nine from volleyball, six from women's cross country and five from men's cross country.
November 9, 2012
Thor and Penaloza Cap off Season at NCAA West Regionals
The Eastern Washington University cross country team ended its season on a good note Friday (Nov. 9) at the NCAA West Regional Championships in Seattle, Wash., as redshirt freshman Berenice Penaloza and freshman David Thor each had a strong showing for the Eagles.
November 5, 2012
Cross Country Sends Pair of Freshmen to Seattle for NCAA West Regionals
True freshman David Thor and redshirt freshman Berenice Penaloza of the Eastern Washington University men’s and women’s cross country teams will be competing at the NCAA West Regional Championships on Friday (Nov. 9) in Seattle, Wash. The races will be held at Jefferson Golf Course, with the women’s 6,000 meters starting at 12 p.m. and the men’s 10,000 following at 1:15.
October 27, 2012
Eastern Men Ninth, Women 11th at Big Sky Championships
The Eastern Washington University men’s cross country team placed ninth while the women placed 11th at the Big Sky Championships Saturday (Oct. 27) in highly-elevated Flagstaff, Ariz. The men scored 286 points, edging out Northern Colorado by a single point. The women accumulated 262 points, finishing just 15 points behind Montana.
October 22, 2012
Eagles Gear Up for Big Sky Championships in Flagstaff
The Eastern Washington University men’s and women’s cross country teams will be heading to Flagstaff, Ariz., for the Big Sky Cross Country Championships Saturday (Oct. 27) hosted by Northern Arizona University at Buffalo Park. The men’s 8,000 will start at 9 a.m. Pacific time, with the women’s 5,000 to follow at 10.
October 13, 2012
Eastern Cross Country Concludes Regular Season at Inland Empire Classic
The Eastern Washington University men’s and women’s cross country teams capped off the regular season with a ninth place finish for the men and 10th place finish for the women Saturday (Oct. 13) at the Inland Empire Classic in Lewiston, Idaho. The men scored 241 points and the women scored 225.
October 8, 2012
Eagles Look to Continue Their Steady Improvement at Inland Empire Classic
The Eastern Washington University men’s and women’s cross country teams will stay in the Palouse this weekend as they head to Lewiston, Idaho, for the Inland Empire Cross Country Classic on Oct. 13 hosted by Lewis-Clark State.
September 29, 2012
Cross Country Teams Finish Fourth at Montana Invitational
The Eastern Washington University men’s and women’s cross country teams fought through the poor air quality levels at the Montana Invitational Friday (Sep. 28) in Missoula, Mont., as the men and women both placed fourth.
September 24, 2012
Cross Country Teams Head to Missoula for Montana Invitational
The Eastern Washington University men’s and women’s cross country teams will face off against a fellow Big Sky school for the second-straight meet as they compete at the Montana Invitational Friday (Sept. 28) in Missoula, Mont.
September 15, 2012
Thor Finishes 19th as Men Place Sixth and Women Place Seventh in Seattle
The Eastern Washington University men’s and women’s cross country teams got their first look at another Big Sky Conference school Saturday (Sept. 15), as the men placed sixth and the women placed seventh at the Sundodger Invitational in Seattle, Wash.
September 11, 2012
Eagles Look to be Competitive at Sundodger Invitational
The Eastern Washington University men’s and women’s cross country teams will head to Seattle, Wash., Saturday (Sept. 15) for the Sundodger Invitational, hosted by the University of Washington at Lincoln Park.
September 10, 2012
Former Cross Country Assistant Coach Competes in Paralympic Games
Former Eastern graduate student and cross country/distance assistant coach Chris Hammer made a valiant effort at the 2012 London Paralympic Games, competing in three events and four races over the course of nine days, and running nearly 30 miles in the process.
September 1, 2012
Cross Country Teams Finish Fifth at the 2012 Clash of the Inland Northwest
The Eastern Washington University men’s and women’s cross country teams kicked off the season Saturday (Sept. 3) at the Clash of the Inland Northwest held at Mead High School in Spokane, Wash., with both teams finishing fifth overall.
August 24, 2012
SEASON OUTLOOK: Young Cross Country Teams Begin Climb Toward Their Futures
When the Eastern Washington University men's and women's cross country teams kick off the season Sept. 1 at the Clash of the Inland Northwest, they will look into eventually starting a new chapter in the school's history.
July 24, 2012
Trio of Eagles Honored by Track & Field Coaches Association
Eastern Washington University’s Kyle King, Kersee Lind and Brad Wall have been selected by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as All-Academic honorees for the 2012 season. A total of 431 student-athletes representing 148 NCAA Division I institutions are on the squad.
July 5, 2012
Eastern Assistant Coach to Compete in Paralympics in London
Eastern Washington University assistant cross country coach Chris Hammer is headed to London this summer to compete in the 1,500 meters at the 2012 Paralympic Games.