Women's Cross Country

2012 Women's Cross Country News

  • Shields, Bobcats garner all-Academic recognition
    February 25, 2013
    Shields, Bobcats garner all-Academic recognition NEW ORLEANS --- The Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team has earned all-Academic status from the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association for the sixth time in the last seven years, announced USTFCCCA officials Monday.
  • Katherine Shields paces Bobcats at Southeast Regionals
    November 03, 2012
    Katherine Shields paces Bobcats at Southeast Regionals CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- Sophomore Katherine Shields (Salisbury, N.C.) finished 41st overall to lead the Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team to a 22nd-place performance at the NCAA Division II Southeast Region Championships on Saturday morning at McAlpine Creek Park.
  • Shields pace Bobcats at Conference Carolinas Championships
    October 19, 2012
    Shields pace Bobcats at Conference Carolinas Championships CONCORD, N.C. --- Emily and Katherine Shields (Salisbury, N.C.) both finished in the top 10 to earn all-Conference Carolinas Second team honors to lead the Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team at the Conference Carolinas Championships on Friday afternoon.
  • Bobcat Trio earns academic all-conference honors
    October 18, 2012
    Bobcat Trio earns academic all-conference honors HIGH POINT, N.C. --- Three members of the Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team were named to the all-Conference Carolinas Academic team on Thursday, as Lindsey Bush (Catawba, N.C.), Cinthia Lehner (Greer, S.C.), and Heather Peterman (Buford, Ga.) were each recognized for their work in the classroom.
  • Bobcats place second among non-NCAA I teams at Blue Ridge Open
    October 12, 2012
    Bobcats place second among non-NCAA I teams at Blue Ridge Open BOONE, N.C. --- Sophomore Emily Shields (Salisbury, N.C.) posted the best finish of any NCAA Division II runner, coming in 45th overall to lead the Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team to a strong performance at Appalachian State University’s Blue Ridge Open on Friday afternoon.
  • Bobcats place third at Conference Preview Meet
    October 05, 2012
    Bobcats place third at Conference Preview Meet CONCORD, N.C. --- Sophomore Emily Shields (Salisbury, N.C.) finished fifth overall to lead the Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team to a third-place performance at the Conference Carolinas Preview Meet hosted by Belmont Abbey College on Friday afternoon.
  • Bobcats place fifth among NCAA II's at Charlotte Invitational
    September 28, 2012
    Bobcats place fifth among NCAA II's at Charlotte Invitational CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team finished fifth out of competing NCAA Division II programs at the Charlotte Cross Country Invitational on Friday.
  • Emily Shields wins individual title at Lenoir-Rhyne Invitational
    September 08, 2012
    Emily Shields wins individual title at Lenoir-Rhyne Invitational HICKORY, N.C. --- Emily Shields (Salisbury, N.C.) finished first overall in the Lenoir-Rhyne University Cross Country Invitational on Saturday morning to capture the individual championship to pace the Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team.
  • Mike Wilson named assistant cross country coach at Lees-McRae
    August 03, 2012
    Mike Wilson named assistant cross country coach at Lees-McRae BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Mike Wilson has been named the assistant track and field and cross country coach at Lees-McRae College, announced Bobcat head coach Ley Fletcher Friday.