Women's Cross Country

2016 Women's Cross Country News

  • Thompson and Capps pace Cross Country in final race of the regular season
    October 07, 2017
    GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Lees-McRae College cross country teams competed in their final races before the conference championships Saturday in Greenville, South Carolina. The men’s team finished ahead of five Conference Carolinas opponents en route to a fourth place finish, while the women’s squad finished ninth out of nine teams.
  • Cross Country heads to Boone this weekend for the Mountain to Sea Duals
    September 15, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College cross country programs will travel to Boone, N.C. for the second time in three weeks on Saturday as they will compete in the Mountain to Sea Duals. Both races will take place at the State Farm fields/Kennedy trails course in Boone. The 5K women’s race will begin at 10 a.m. with the men’s race 8K race following at 10:35 a.m.
  • Thompson paces LMC Cross Country at the Conference Carolinas Championships
    October 21, 2016
    BELMONT, N.C. – Sophomore Austin Thompson finished fifth to lead the Lees-McRae College men’s cross country team to a second place finish at the Conference Carolinas Championships Friday. On the women’s side, the Bobcats finished 10th.
  • LMC Cross Country competed at the Royals Challenge on Friday
    October 07, 2016
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College cross country teams competed at the Royals Challenge Friday evening in Charlotte, N.C. The women finished 35th out of 40 teams that competed, while the men came in 23rd out of 39 squads.
  • Inaugural "Meet with Mister" Provides Priceless Knowledge
    September 20, 2016
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The first episode of “Meet with Mister” was a success last week as Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach Keith “Mister” Jennings held his first athletic department town hall meeting in the Bobcat Club Film Room. Each month ‘Mister’ will bring in coaches and student-athletes to talk about various topics and help continue to promote the comradery of Lees-McRae athletics, but also the experience of intercollegiate athletics.
  • Thompson, S. Graves Finish in Top 5 at Lenoir-Rhyne Invitational
    September 09, 2016
    HICKORY, N.C. --- Four Lees-McRae men’s cross country runners finished in the top seven while participating at the Lenoir-Rhyne Invitational Friday evening in Hickory, N.C.
  • LMC Cross Country Competes at Covered Bridge Run to Open Season
    September 02, 2016
    BOONE, N.C. --- Austin Thompson and Jordyn Halvorsen led their respective squads while the Lees-McRae cross country teams competed in a challenging Covered Bridge Run Friday evening in Boone, N.C.
  • Feimster Named LMC's Strength and Conditioning Coach
    August 30, 2016
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Garrett Feimster has been named the strength and conditioning coach at Lees-McRae, announced Vice President of Athletics and Club Sports Craig McPhail Tuesday afternoon.
  • LMC Women's Cross Country Picked 10th in Conference Carolinas Coaches' Preseason Poll
    August 26, 2016
    HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae women’s cross country team was picked 10th in the Conference Carolinas coaches’ preseason poll, the league office announced Friday.
  • 63 Bobcats Earn D2ADA Academic Achievement Award
    August 19, 2016
    CLEVELAND, OHIO --- 63 Lees-McRae student-athletes are 2015-2016 D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award winners, the Division 2 Athletics Association announced Thursday evening.
  • LMC Cross Country Releases 2016 Schedule
    June 28, 2016
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae cross country program released its 2016 slate Tuesday morning, announced head coach Ley Fletcher.