Redshirt freshman George Steinhoff and junior Joey Angelina led the Saint Joseph's men's cross country squad to a tie for fourth place, with Widener, in a field of seven teams at the 2018 Haverford Main Line Invitational on Friday evening. SJU, racing Hawks that didn't compete at the Penn State Spiked Shoe Invitational last Friday, accumulated 149 points with a spread of 51.7 seconds for the four-mile race at the Haverford College Alumni Cross Country Course.
Saint Joseph's junior standout Zach Michon has been selected the Atlantic 10 Men's Cross Country Performer of the Week, the league office announced on Tuesday afternoon. Michon (8th) led the Hawks to a third-place team finish in a field of nine squads at the highly-competitive 2018 Penn State Spiked Shoe Invitational at Penn State's Blue-White Golf Course on Friday evening.
The Saint Joseph's men's cross country squad has moved up to 10th in a field of 15 ranked teams in the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) NCAA Division I Cross Country Week 1 Regional Rankings for the Mid-Atlantic Region, it was announced on Monday afternoon.
The Crimson and Gray put three Hawks in the top 20 en route to a third-place team finish in a competitive field of nine programs at the 2018 Penn State Spiked Shoe Invitational, held at PSU's Blue-White Golf Course on Friday evening. The performance made an undoubtable statement as the Saint Joseph's men's cross country squad recorded an average 8.4k time of 26:37 and a 30-second spread for 89 points on the evening.
The Saint Joseph's men's cross country squad opened the 2018 campaign in winning fashion, claiming the team titles in a field of four squads in both the junior/senior and freshman/sophomore 6k races at the 2018 Monmouth Kick-Off Invitational at Lincroft Park on Saturday morning. Graduate student Collin Crilly won the individual title in the junior/senior race in a time of 18:59.
In the last nine years, the Saint Joseph's men's cross country program has finished third or higher at the Atlantic 10 Conference Cross Country Championship seven times, which includes a pair of titles (2009, 2015), a trio of runner-up finishes (2012, 2013, 2017), and a pair of third-place finishes (2011, 2014)... and 30th-year head coach Mike Glavin has no intention of stopping.
The 2018 Saint Joseph's men's cross country team has been predicted to finish second in a field of 14 squads at this year's Atlantic 10 Men's Cross Country Championship, according to the conference's preseason poll released on Wednesday afternoon.
The 2018 Saint Joseph's men's cross country squad has been ranked 11th in a field of 15 ranked teams in the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) NCAA Division I Cross Country Preseason Regional Rankings for the Mid-Atlantic Region, it was announced on Monday afternoon.
Location: Philadelphia, Pa. Founded: 1851 Enrollment: 4,688 Denomination: Roman Catholic (Jesuit) Nickname: Hawks Colors: Crimson and Gray Athletic Affiliation: NCAA Division I Conference: Atlantic 10 Home Course: Belmont Plateau, Fairmount Park, Kevin Quinn '62 Track University President: Mark C. Reed, Ed.D. Athletic Director: Jill Bodensteiner Athletic Department Phone: (610) 660-1707 2017 Atlantic 10 Finish: 2nd 2017 NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Finish: 11th 2017 IC4A Finish: 3rd 2018 Roster Total: 32 2018 Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 24/11 2018 Newcomers: 8 (Seven true freshmen, one redshirt freshman) Head Coach (alma mater): Mike Glavin (Saint Joseph's '78) - 30th season Assistant Coach: Teddy Meyers (Saint Joseph's '07) - 11th season Men's Cross Country Office: (610) 660-3249 Men's Cross Country Contact: Nikki Philpot E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Office Phone: (610) 660-2601 Athletics Website: www.sjuhawks.com Men's Cross Country Facebook: /SJUXCTF Men's Cross Country Twitter: @SJUHawks_MTXC
Saint Joseph's men's head coach and administrator of cross country and track and field Mike Glavin and women's cross country head coach Melody O'Reilly have announced the identical 2018 fall schedules for both the men's and women's cross country squads. SJU will compete in six regular-season meets prior to the start of championship season, which will run from October 27 through November 17.
Longtime Hawk great Kevin Quinn '62 will be inducted into the Belmont Plateau Cross Country Hall of Fame on Saturday, August 25 at the Belmont Plateau in Fairmount Park.