Both the women and men’s cross-country teams took a running start this Saturday at the 2011 Codfish Bowl at Franklin Park. Coming in first and second place respectively, the two teams performed well in windy conditions. “Running when it’s really windy like that is very hard,” said BU coach Bruce Lehane. “It’s very difficult. It […]
With a blank slate and a new season immediately ahead of it, the Boston University cross country team competed in the Bryant University Invitational Saturday, its first meet of the season, and saw many of its members deliver standout performances. Sophomore Rich Peters stood tall above the rest as he finished first in a field […]
The Boston University men’s cross country team captured its first conference championship since 2000 when it took first place in the America East championship Saturday afternoon at Franklin Park. Graduate student Eric Ashe led the way for the Terriers with a second-place time of 24:22.29 on the eight-kilometer course, finishing nearly 18 seconds behind University of Maine junior Riley Masters.
Seniors Eric Ashe and Kathleen Davies both took home the top spots in their respective races, but both Boston University cross country teams fell to Florida State University Sunday.
After a disappointing 2009 season mired by injuries, the Boston University men’s cross country team is healthy and ready to make a run at the America East championship.