Valparaiso Places 10 On Fall Academic All-League Squads
Valparaiso placed a league-high 10 student-athletes over five sports on the Horizon League's 2014 Fall Academic All-League Teams, as announced today by the league office.
Richardson Named Horizon League Scholar-Athlete of the Month
Senior cross country runner Jessica Richardson was named the Horizon League Scholar Athlete of the Month for October on Thursday.
Cross Country Announces Team Awards
The Crusaders cross country teams announced the winners of their team awards on Tuesday. Jessica Richardson and David Rutkowski were named MVP's, Liz Bloy and Nathan Gafkjen were awarded Most Improved, and the trio of Eileen Carmignani, Michael Salguero and Adam Bruno were selected as the Coach's Award recipients.
Top-Ten Crusader Times Close Season at Great Lakes Regional
The Crusaders cross country teams concluded their seasons today in Madison, Wis. at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional. Adam Bruno and David Rutkowski both set the third-best in Valpo history as they crossed the tape in 32:53.
Richardson, Bloy Garner All-League Honors at Horizon League Championships
Jessica Richardson and Liz Bloy garnered First-Team All-League honors with third and fifth placed finishes at the Horizon League Cross Country Championships on Saturday. Both the men and women finished in sixth place.
Cross Country Preps for Horizon League Championships
Valpo's cross country teams travel to the Horizon League Championships this Saturday in Kenosha, Wis.
Richardson Named Horizon League Runner of the Week for Third Time
Jessica Richardson was named the Horizon League Runner of the Week for the third time this season. She broke her PR by 40 seconds at the Bradley Pink Classic this past weekend.
Richardson Sets New Personal Best with Top-Ten Finish at Bradley Classic
Jessica Richardson broke her personal best and second-best Valpo time in a 6K with her 21:12.4 and seventh place finish at the Bradley Pink Classic to pace the Crusaders on Friday.
Richardson Earns Second Runner of the Week Honor After Setting Personal Best
Jessica Richardson earns her second Horizon League Runner of the Week after setting the second fastest Crusader women's 5K time this weekend at Notre Dame.
Richardson Sets Second-Fastest Time, Paces Crusaders at Notre Dame
Jessica Richardson beat her previous personal best by almost a minute as she set the second-fastest Crusader time ever with her sixth place finish at the Notre Dame Invite.
Richardson Named Horizon League Runner of the Week
Senior Jessica Richardson has been named the Horizon League Runner of the Week after her third place finish at the Western Invitational. The award is the fourth of her career and first this year.
Crusaders Compete Internationally in Western Invitational
The Crusaders men's and women's cross country teams traveled north of the border this weekend to race in the Western Invitational. The Brown and Gold were paced by seniors Jessica Richardson and David Rutkowski.
Richardson, Bloy Pace Crusaders at Opening Meet
The Crusader's cross country teams opened their season Friday night at the Crusader Open at Sunset Hills Farm. Jessica Richardson and Liz Bloy both finished in the top ten for the women.
Cross Country Opens Season with Crusader Open
The Crusader cross country teams open their seasons on Friday with the 26th annual Crusader Open. They will be running against Notre Dame, IUPUI, and Western Michigan's women's team.
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.