Cross Country

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Cross country opens fall season with success at Nassaney Invitational

The Boston University men’s and women’s cross country teams had successful debuts this past weekend, opening their 2016 fall season on Saturday at the Nassaney Invitational. For the men, freshman Paul Luevano led the Terriers to victory, crossing the finish line in 25:17 and claiming first place. The Los Angeles native was one of five BU runners to place in […]

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Cross country posts strong showing at NCAA Northeast Regional

The Boston University men’s and women’s cross country teams were busy this Friday, closing their respective 2015 campaigns by competing at the NCAA Northeast Regional meet hosted at Franklin Park. Senior Kevin Thomas finished in 20th place, leading the Terrier harriers. The Marshfield native’s performance helped the Terriers place 19th in a field of 28. Based on his performance on […]

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Cross country teams bring home top-5 finishes at Patriot League Championships

The Boston University men’s and women’s cross country teams found success this Halloween in the Patriot League Championships hosted at Colgate University’s Harry Lang Cross Country Course on Saturday. The men’s team, picked third in preseason polls, surpassed expectations and finished in second place on the day with 88 points, behind the United States Naval Academy (19 points), which won […]

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Cross country competes at Central Connecticut Mini Meet, prepares for Patriot League Championships

The Boston University men’s and women’s cross country teams had successful weekends at the CCSU Mini Meet at Central Connecticut State University on Friday afternoon, finishing fourth and fifth, respectively. This was the final race for each team before next weekend’s Patriot League Championships. The men’s team finished fourth out of a 15-team field with 94 points, highlighted by four […]

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PHOTO COURTESY STEVE MCLAUGHLIN

Men’s cross country takes first at New England Championships

The Boston University men’s and women’s cross country teams both performed well at the New England Championships on Saturday at Franklin Park, with the men’s squad winning its meet with a score of 143. The men’s team’s performance was good enough to beat the second-place team, Amherst College, by 33 points. The men’s team was led by seniors Kevin Thomas […]

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PHOTO COURTESY STEVE MCLAUGHLIN

Cross country heads to Nassaney Invitational for season opener

The Boston University men’s and women’s cross country teams will kick off their 2015 season Saturday when they take to the course at Bryant University in Smithfield, Rhode Island, for the Nassaney Invitational. Both squads are entering the season with lofty expectations, particularly in the context of their 2014 finishes and consequent Patriot League preseason expectations for this year. The […]

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Senior Rosa Moriello finished PHOTO BY STEVE MCLAUGHLIN

Moriello competes at NCAA Championship for women’s cross country

An impressive collegiate cross country career came to an end this weekend, as senior Rosa Moriello of the Boston University women’s cross country team competed at the 2014 Division I NCAA Women’s Cross Country Championship in Terre Haute, Indiana Saturday. The 6-kilometer race was the last for Moriello — the reigning Patriot League Runner of the Year — as she […]

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Senior Rosa Moriello finished in 13th place in the NCAA Northeast Regionals PHOTO COURTESY OF STEVE MCLAUGHLIN

Cross country concludes season at NCAA Northeast Regionals

The Boston University’s men’s and women’s cross country teams both had a strong ending to their seasons, as the men’s and women’s groups finished 12th and 13th overall, respectively, at the NCAA Northeast Regionals Friday morning at Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx, New York. “The Northeast Regional is the largest and most competitive of all the regional qualifying meets,” said […]

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Senior Rosa Moriello was named Patriot League Runner of the Year after her performance Saturday at the Patriot League Championships. PHOTO COURTESY OF STEVE MCLAUGHLIN

Women’s cross country defends Patriot League title

The Boston University women’s and men’s cross country teams put up strong performances at the Patriot League Championships at Lehigh University Saturday, with the women’s team winning the conference for the second straight year. The BU women tied Bucknell University with 52 points, but prevailed on a tiebreaker. In the Patriot League, when there is a tie between two teams, […]

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Senior Alex Civitano led the Terriers with a time of 15:41:48. PHOTO COURTESY OF STEVE MCLAUGHLIN

Cross country races at Central Connecticut State Mini Meet

The Boston University cross country program put together a strong performance at the Central Connecticut State Mini Meet Friday, even without some of its top runners participating in the meet. The men’s team finished 10th out of the field of 19 teams and the women placed 14th, besting six other squads. “Friday’s meet was competitive,” said BU coach Bruce Lehane. […]

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