Tag: Cross Country

Schweizer repeats as cross-country midwest regional champion, leads women to fourth-place finish

Karissa Schweizer paced the women’s field with a time of 19:50.9 to defend her regional title while Thomas George led the men’s side with a 15th-place finish.

Cunningham overcomes crash, breaks out for women’s cross-country

After suffering a broken neck and a shattered skull in the summer of 2015, senior Megan Cunningham has become a key runner for Mizzou women’s cross-country in 2017.

Cross-country prepares for SEC championship, looks toward national championship berth

Karissa Schweizer will look to defend her conference title this Friday in Athens, Georgia.

Thomas George chases after twin brother, an SEC Champion, in postseason with lofty goals

George has been the Mizzou frontrunner in all but one of the races this season.

Lutzow looks to provide depth as women’s cross-country enters postseason

Coach Marc Burns: “I think in these last few weeks you’re going to really see her go crazy.”

Missouri cross-country closes out regular season with strong weekend

Schweizer finished as runner-up at the Pre-National Invitational.

Jamie Kempfer pushes through injuries to become one of nation’s best

Coach Marc Burns: “She’s really lived our Tiger Tough mentality.”

Hindman brings championship pedigree, Olympic aspirations to men’s cross-country

Hindman has his sights set on Tokyo 2020 after competing in two straight Junior World Championships.

Schweizer’s second straight win leads women to third-place finish at Cowboy Jamboree

Schweizer finished first with a time of 19:54, while Thomas George led the men’s team with a 13th-place finish.

Schweizer wins, sets course record in Commodore Classic

Women’s cross-country finishes third, while men need to perform better, Coach Burns said.

Stephen Mugeche returns to cross-country competition after transferring from Arkansas

Months after his transfer from Arkansas, Mugeche returned to the course at the JK Gold Classic last Saturday, this time in a Missouri uniform.

Missouri women’s cross-country wins JK Gold Classic

Both the women’s and men’s teams came out strong to open the season.

High expectations for women’s cross-country, elite runner needed for men’s team as season begins

The women’s team returns with defending NCAA champion Karissa Schweizer aiming at the NCAA Midwest Regionals title for the second year in a row.

Karissa Schweizer builds a bright future for Mizzou women’s cross-country

After capturing her third national title in track and field, Schweizer will look to bring Mizzou women’s cross-country its first team national championship.

Karissa Schweizer proud to represent Missouri as NCAA Champion

Schweizer: “I couldn’t believe it happened; it was a dream.”

News and Notes: Missouri under investigation, nonrevenue sports shine

Karissa Schweizer has earned multiple awards after winning the NCAA cross-country title.

Karissa Schweizer wins NCAA Championship, leads Missouri to 16th place finish

Missouri finished 16th for the team’s best finish at the NCAAs since 2004.

Missouri men’s cross-country wraps up with NCAA Midwest Regionals

The team improves a bit over last year’s regionals performance, but not enough to advance to NCAA Championships.

Women’s cross-country pulls off shocker, wins Midwest regional

The team will advance to the NCAA Championships for the first time since 2004.

Previewing Mizzou cross-country’s chances heading into NCAA Midwest regional meet

The men and women’s teams run right into the challenge of Regionals against stout competition.