October 25, 2014
LMC Cross Country Wraps Up Action at Blue Ridge Invitational
BOONE, N.C. --- Freshman Alexandria Flint and sophomore Cody McNeely paced their respective teams while the Lees-McRae cross country squads participated in the Blue Ridge Open Friday afternoon in Boone, N.C.

September 20, 2014
Freshman Flint Cracks Record Book at Asheville XC Carnival
SWANNANOA, N.C. --- Lees-McRae freshman Alexandria Flint climbed into the LMC record books when she completed the 5K in 19:49.55 at the Asheville XC Carnival Saturday morning in Swannanoa, N.C.

September 13, 2014
Flint Paces Women's Cross Country at Furman Classic
GREENVILLE, S.C. --- Freshman Alexandria Flint paced the Lees-McRae women’s cross country team at the Furman XC Classic in Greenville, S.C. Saturday afternoon.

September 5, 2014
LMC Cross Country Concludes Competition at Buffalo Stampede
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. --- Lees-McRae freshman Alexandria Flint finished 17th on the women’s side while sophomore Cody McNeely swiped 24th in men’s action, highlighting cross country action at the Buffalo Stampede on the campus of Milligan College Friday evening in Johnson City, Tenn.

August 28, 2014
Women's Cross Country Tabbed 10th in Conference Carolinas Preseason Coaches' Poll
HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae women’s cross country was selected 10th in the Conference Carolinas preseason coaches’ poll, the league office announced Thursday.

June 19, 2014
LMC Cross Country Releases Fall Schedule
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae cross country teams will participate in six events for the Fall 2014 slate, head coach Ley Fletcher announced Thursday.

June 4, 2014
142 Student-Athletes Named to 2014 Conference Carolinas Spring Presidential Honor Roll
HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae athletic department is proud to announce that 142 student-athletes have been named to the 2014 Conference Carolinas Spring Presidential Honor Roll, the conference announced Wednesday morning.

January 16, 2014
140 Student-Athletes Named to 2013 Conference Carolinas Fall Presidential Honor Roll
HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae athletic department is proud to announce that 140 student-athletes have been named to the 2013 Fall Presidential Honor Roll, the conference office announced Wednesday afternoon.

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.

December 9, 2013
Lees-McRae honored with first-ever Allan Sharp Award
High Point, N.C. --- Lees-McRae College has been awarded the annual Alan Sharp Award for Conference Carolinas, marking the first time in the school’s history. For the 2011-12 academic year 93% of scholarship athletes graduated within six years of coming onto the Lees-McRae campus.

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
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.

July 26, 2013
Lees-McRae announces 2013 Fred I. Dickerson Hall of Fame Class
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College athletic department, and Director of Athletics Craig McPhail, are pleased to announce the 2013 class of inductees into the Fred I. Dickerson Hall of Fame. The College will induct three new members into its athletic hall of fame on Friday, October 4 as part of its homecoming festivities, welcoming new inductees Jennifer Calderwood (’00), Amanda Cook (’01), and former athletic director and women’s soccer coach Ried Estus.

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.

May 9, 2013
Bobcats honor graduating seniors
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College athletic department will send 51 of its own out into the world on Saturday, May 11, as its 2013 graduating class takes the bold step across the stage during Lees-McRae’s annual commencement ceremony.

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.

November 3, 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.

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.

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.

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.

October 5, 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.

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.

September 8, 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.

August 3, 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.

November 5, 2011
Shields twins pace Bobcats to ninth-place performance at Southeast Regionals

October 27, 2011
Bobcat trio named to Conference Carolinas all-Academic team

October 25, 2011
Checking in with the Women on SmartStop/Mock Orange Bikes’ Cyclocross Team
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October 21, 2011
Bobcats finish fourth at Conference Carolinas Championships
Emily Shields named Freshman Runner of the Year

October 14, 2011
Shields twins pace Bobcats to third-place finish at Blue Ridge Open

October 1, 2011
Bobcats post series of season-bests at Charlotte Invitational

September 28, 2011
Shields named Conference Carolinas Runner of the Week

September 25, 2011
Bobcats finish third at Greensboro Invitational

September 21, 2011
Bocbats ranked ninth in Southeast Region

September 10, 2011
Freshmen lead Bobcats to third-place finish at L-R Invitational

September 2, 2011
Bobcats place ninth at Eye Opener Invitational

August 31, 2011
Lees-McRae tabbed third in Conference Carolinas Preseason Coaches’ Poll

August 9, 2011
Lees-McRae releases 2011 women’s cross country schedule