2013 Women's Cross Country News

December 10, 2013
Bobcats honored with Conference Carolinas Sportsmanship Award
HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team has earned the Conference Carolinas Team Sportsmanship Award for the first time in program history, announced league officials Tuesday.

November 9, 2013
Peterman turns in strong performance at Southeast Regionals
CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- Senior Heather Peterman (Buford, Ga.) ran one of her best races of the season in the final circuit of her career, finishing Saturday’s NCAA Division II Southeast Region Championship six-kilometer race in 29:30.2 while crossing the line 15 seconds ahead of the next finisher.

October 25, 2013
Peterman leads Bobcats at Conference Carolinas Championships
CONCORD, N.C. --- Senior Heather Peterman (Buford, Ga.) paced the Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team at the Conference Carolinas Championships on Friday afternoon, posting a time of 24:04.80 in the five-kilometer race.

October 21, 2013
Peterman, Monday earn conference academic honors
HIGH POINT, N.C. --- Lees-McRae College’s Heather Peterman (Buford, Ga.) and Sarah Monday (Lexington, N.C.) have each been named to the Conference Carolinas Women’s Cross Country Academic all-Conference team, announced league officials Monday.

October 4, 2013
Lees-McRae inducts 2013 Fred I. Dickerson Hall of Fame class
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College athletic department inducted three new members into the Fred I. Dickerson Hall of Fame on Friday evening, honoring its 2013 class of Jennifer Calderwood King ’01, Amanda Cook Sorrow ’02, and Ried Estus on a magical evening in McDonald Dining Hall on the Lees-McRae campus.

October 4, 2013
2013 Hall of Fame Dinner to be broadcasted live
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College athletic department and Director of Athletics Craig McPhail are pleased to announce that tonight’s Fred I. Dickerson Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony will be broadcast over the internet on the Bobcat Sports Network, powered by Ustream.

October 4, 2013
Peterman paces Bobcats at Conference Preview Meet
CONCORD, N.C. --- Senior Heather Peterman (Buford, Ga.) continued her strong season with a top-30 finish at the Conference Carolinas Preview Meet on Friday evening.

October 1, 2013
Wright, Peterman named September Student-Athletes of the Month
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae College freshman Jordan Wright (West Lothian, Scotland) and senior Heather Peterman (Buford, Ga.) have been named the Male and Female Student-Athletes of the Month for September 2013, announced College officials Tuesday.

September 28, 2013
Peterman turns in strong performance at Charlotte Invitational
CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- Senior Heather Peterman (Buford, Ga.) ran a solid race on Saturday afternoon as the Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team’s lone representative at the UNC Charlotte Invitational on Saturday, finishing 37th in the women’s green competition.

September 14, 2013
Peterman paces Bobcats at UNC Asheville
SWANNANOA, N.C. --- Senior Heather Peterman (Buford, Ga.) paced the Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team to a 10th-place finish at the UNC Asheville Cross Country Carnival against some stiff NCAA Division I competition.

September 6, 2013
Peterman paces Bobcats at Buffalo Valley Stampede
UNICOI, Tenn. --- Senior Heather Peterman (Buford, Ga.) led the Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team to a season-opening fifth-place performance at the Buffalo Valley Stampede on Friday evening.

August 30, 2013
Bobcats picked ninth in Conference Carolinas Preseason Poll
HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College women’s cross country team is picked to finish ninth in the race for the 2013 Conference Carolinas regular season championship, announced league officials Friday.

May 30, 2013
Lees-McRae announces 2013 women's cross country schedule
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College women's cross country team will run a competitive meet calendar this fall, competing in three NCAA Division I events and several of the most challenging races in the region, announced head coach Ley Fletcher with the release of the 2013 schedule Thursday.