Liberty University junior Josh McDougal (Peru, N.Y.) remained unbeaten in his collegiate cross country career outside of the NCAA Division I national meet, holding off a talented field at Saturdays Roy Griak Invitational at the Les Bolstad Golf Course in Falcon Heights, Minn. McDougals efforts helped the Flames finish 14th out of 34 teams.
Liberty Men’s Cross Country Ranked Fifth in Initial USTFCCCA Regional Poll, Receives Votes in National Poll
The Liberty University men's cross country team is ranked fifth in the Southeast Region and has been included in the "also receiving votes" category in the initial installment of the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) national Division I poll.
Liberty cross country runners Josh McDougal (Peru, N.Y.) and Piper Newby (Hayden Lake, Idaho) have been named the Big South Conference Choice Hotels Men's and Women's Cross Country Runners of the Week.
Junior Josh McDougal (Peru, N.Y.) broke the course record at Virginias cross country course at Panorama Farms, leading the Liberty mens cross country team to a first-place finish in the season-opening Lou Onesty Invitational Saturday morning. Junior Piper Newby (Hayden Lake, Idaho) enjoyed a breakthrough performance, finishing 11th to lead the Lady Flames to a fourth-place team effort.
The Liberty University men's and women's cross country teams will open the 2006 season at Virginia's Lou Onesty Invitational on Saturday. A season preview for both teams follows.
The Liberty men's cross country team has been selected as the overwhelming favorite to defend the Big South Conference crown it captured a season ago, while the Lady Flames women's squad was picked to finish second in the Big South Conference's annual preseason poll, as voted by the league's Head Cross Country Coaches and Sports Information Directors. The polls were announced today by the conference office.
Liberty’s Josh McDougal Grabs Big South’s Top Honor By Being Named Howard Bagwell Male Athlete Of The Year
A final honor caps off another star-studded season for Liberty's track/cross country standout as Josh McDougal was named the Big South's Howard Bagwell Male Student-Athlete of the Year today by the league.
For the second-consecutive season, Libertys Josh McDougal has earned All-American honors as he placed fourth at this years NCAA Cross Country National Championships, Monday afternoon, on the La Vern Gibson Championship Course.
For the second year in a row Libertys Josh McDougal claimed the NCAA Southeast Cross Country Regional Championship as he ran the 10k course in a record-setting time of 29:40.1 this morning at Lake Kristi.
Picked to win the 2005 Big South Cross Country Championships before the season began, Libertys men cross country team lived up to expectations as they won their first cross country title since 1999 and placed five runners on the all-conference team.