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2014 Cross Country Schedules Released
Six-meet slate will send the Brown and Gold to Canada after opening weekend at Crusader Open on Sept. 5th; head coach Mike Straubel eyes top three finishes for both men's and women's squads as depth appears poised to emerge.
2014 Cross Country Schedules Released
Crusaders Place Eight on Fall Academic All-League Squads
Cross Country Season Concludes in Madison
Richardson Earns First Team All-League; Rutkowski Clinches 20th at HL Championships
Date Opponent/Event Location Time Coverage
Fri, 9/5 Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm 5:00 p.m.
Sat, 9/20 at Western Invitational London, Ontario, Canada 4:00 p.m.
Fri, 10/3 at Notre Dame Invite Notre Dame, Ind. 1:00 p.m.
Fri, 10/17 at Bradley Invite Peoria, Ill. 3:00 p.m.
Sat, 11/1 vs Horizon League Championship Kenosha, Wis. TBA
Fri, 11/14 vs NCAA Great Lakes Regional Madison, Wis. 10:00 a.m.
October 31, 2013
Junior Jessica Richardson's name is all over the women's cross-country record books. Her academic numbers are even more remarkable. Check that out along with her rigorous training routine in this week's special edition of Inside Valpo Athletics.
October 18, 2013
Junior Jessica Richardson turned in a 6K time of 21:51 at the Bradley "Pink" Classic, good for 32nd place overall; Rutkowski paces the men at 26:04 in the 8K, Przybyla just behind at 26:15.
October 04, 2013
Men's cross country finished 22nd at the Notre Dame Invitational behind David Rutkowski's time of 27:34 on 5-mile track; Jessica Richardson crosses line of 5K race at 18:25.4, helps women's team to 23rd place finish.
September 23, 2013
Junior earns her third HL Runner of the Week Award after clocking a time of 23:29.84 at the challenging 6,100-meter Van Coutland course in the Iona Meet of Champions on Saturday.
September 22, 2013
Jessica Richardson takes 18th place overall in the Women's 6K with a time of 23:29.84; Rutkowski crosses line at 28:17.16 in the Men's 8K in Bronx, New York.
September 07, 2013
Jessica Richardson clocked in at 18:39.7 to clinch 7th place at the Crusader Open. Richardson helped her team to a second place finish Friday at Sunset Hills Farm.
Women's Cross Country
Youngstown State116
Green Bay145
Wright State184
Cleveland State208
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler