2013 Cal Poly Cross Country Headlines

  • 25 Cal Poly Student-Athletes Earn Big West All-Academic Honors
    January 16, 2014
    A total of 25 student-athletes representing five Cal Poly sports programs were named to the 2013 Big West Conference Fall All-Academic Team on Thursday afternoon.
  • Frias, Hollander Compete at NCAA Championships Amid Windy Conditions
    November 23, 2013
    Cal Poly's Chris Frias and Laura Hollander competed Saturday morning at the NCAA Cross Country Championships at LaVern Gibson Championship Course, running on a 30-degree day with gusts howling at 20 mph.
  • Frias, Hollander to Run at NCAA Championships on Saturday
    November 20, 2013
    Cal Poly's Chris Frias and Laura Hollander will run at the NCAA Cross Country Championships on Saturday in Terre Haute, Ind.
  • Frias, Hollander Selected to Compete as Individuals at NCAA Championships
    November 16, 2013
    Senior Chris Frias and sophomore Laura Hollander have been selected to compete as individuals at the NCAA Championships on Saturday, November 23. Indiana State University will host the championships at the Wabash Valley Family Sports Center, located in Terre Haute, Indiana.
  • Frias, Hollander Finish in Top 10 at West Regional for Cal Poly
    November 15, 2013
    Led by a duo of top-10 individual finishes, the Cal Poly cross country teams placed in the top 10 in both the men’s and women’s races at the NCAA West Regional hosted by Sacramento State at Haggin Oaks Golf Course on Friday.
  • Cal Poly Cross Country Heads to NCAA West Reg. in Sacramento, Friday
    November 13, 2013
    The Cal Poly men’s and women’s cross country teams, fresh off Big West Conference wins for both teams, will head to Sacramento’s Haggin Oaks Golf Club for the NCAA West Regional on Friday. The men’s 10k is scheduled to start 10:30 am and will be followed by the women’s 6k race at 11:45 am.
  • Mustangs Claim Five of Six Big West Conference Awards
    November 06, 2013
    Cal Poly's domination at the 2013 Big West Conference Cross Country Championship last Saturday, taking both the men's and women's title, carried through to the cross country annual awards with the Mustangs claiming five of the six awards handed out by the Big West Conference, including men's athlete of the year, Chris Frias, women's athlete of the year, Laura Hollander, women’s freshman of the year, Ashley Windsor and men's and women's coach of the year Mark Conover
  • Cal Poly Sweeps 2013 Big West Cross Country Championships
    November 02, 2013
    For the second year in a row and the third time overall, Cal Poly men’s and women’s cross country teams swept the Big West Conference Cross Country Championships on Saturday at the Fairbanks Memorial Cross Country Course in San Luis Obispo
  • Cal Poly to Host 2013 Big West Cross Country Championships
    October 30, 2013
    The Cal Poly men’s cross country team will be looking for its 13th Big West Conference Cross Country title while the Cal Poly women’s team will be going after its fourth on Saturday, Nov. 2, at the Fairbanks Memorial Cross Country Course. The men’s race is scheduled to start at 9:45 am followed by the women at 10:40 am.
  • Sean Davidson Claims Second BWC Athlete of the Week
    October 22, 2013
    Cal Poly senior Sean Davidson claimed Big West Men's Cross Country Athlete of the Week accolades for the second time this season.
  • Men Finish 12th, Women 17th at Pre Nationals
    October 19, 2013
    The Cal Poly men’s cross country team finished a solid 12th out of a field of 52 teams while the Cal Poly women’s cross country team finished 17th out of a field of 49 in Saturday’s running of the Pre National race in Terre Haute, IN. The race was held at the LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course and was hosted by Indiana State.
  • Mustangs to Compete at Pre-Nationals, Saturday
    October 16, 2013
    The Cal Poly men’s and women’s cross country teams will be off to Terre Haute, IN for the Pre-Nationals Saturday. The Pre-Nationals is hosted by Indiana State and will be held at the LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course.
  • Sean Davidson Named BWC Cross Country Athlete of the Week
    October 08, 2013
    Senior Sean Davidson spearheaded an impressive second place showing in leading Cal Poly to a runner-up finish at the Inter-Regional Jamboree, claiming Big West Men's Cross Country Athlete of the Week honors.
  • Men and Women Finish Second at West Regional Pre-View
    October 04, 2013
    Both the men's and women's cross country teams placed second at the NCAA West Regional Pre-View race hosted by Sacramento State. The meet was held on Friday at the Haggin Oaks Golf Club as a pre-view for the NCAA West Regional on Nov. 15.
  • Cal Poly Cross Country set to Compete at NCAA West Pre-View
    October 02, 2013
    Both the men’s and women’s cross country teams will be competing this week at the NCAA West Regional Pre-View race hosted by Sacramento State. The meet is scheduled for Friday at the Haggin Oaks Golf Club with the men scheduled to race at 9:30 and the women at 10:30.
  • Mustangs Dominate Fresno State Invitational
    September 14, 2013
    The Cal Poly men’s team place six runners in the top 10 while the women’s team had five runners in the top 10 as both teams dominated the field at the Fresno State Invitational at Woodward Park on Saturday.
  • Cross Country Set to Compete at Fresno State Invitational
    September 11, 2013
    The Cal Poly cross country teams are set to compete in its second meet of the season Saturday after opening at the Lagoon Open on Aug. 31. On Saturday the men’s and women’s teams will be competing at the Fresno State Invitational with the men’s 6k race set for 9 am and the women’s 5k race to follow at 9:45 am.
  • USTFCCCA Names Laura Hollander National XC Athlete of the Week
    September 03, 2013
    Cal Poly sophomore Laura Hollander has been named the U.S. Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association’s National Female Athlete of the Week it was announced today.
  • Chris Frias, Laura Hollander earn BWC Cross Country Athletes of the Week
    September 02, 2013
    Cal Poly senior Chris Frias (Ventura, Calif./Buena HS) finished second overall and led the Cal Poly men’s team to a dual meet victory against rival UC Santa Barbara for Big West Men's Cross Country Athlete of the Week honors.
  • Mustangs Sweep UC Santa Barbara at Lagoon Open
    August 31, 2013
    SANTA BARBARA, Calif. –The Cal Poly men's and women's cross country teams swept the UC Santa Barbara in a dual meet at the Lagoon Open on Saturday with the men's team winning 26-29 and the women's team winning in a close battle, 27-28.
  • Cross Country to Open Season at UCSB Lagoon Open
    August 28, 2013
    The men’s and women’s cross country teams will open the 2013 season at the UC Santa Barbara Lagoon Open on Saturday with the women’s 5k race slated to start at 10:30 am followed by the men’s 8k at 11 am.