New England XC Championship Preview Press Release Nov 07, 2014

The 80th annual New England High School Cross Country Championships will be run this Saturday, November 8th at Wickham Park in Manchester, Connecticut. The event is sponsored by the Council of New England Secondary School Principals’ Association (CNESSPA). The Boys race will begin at 11:30 am and the Girls race will follow at 12:30 pm over a challenging 5,000 meter (3.1 mile) course through open fields and woods.

Centre Men & Women Win 3rd Straight SAA Championship Press Release Nov 05, 2014

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - The Centre women's cross country team collected their third straight SAA title on Saturday morning at Sharon Johnston Park by edging Rhodes in a tight Championship race.

The Centre men's cross country team won its third consecutive conference championship on Saturday morning, finishing first in Saturday's SAA Championship meet in Birmingham, Ala. with a total of 26 points.

New England College Roundup Press Release Sep 17, 2014

Slowly but surely cross country action in Massachusetts and the rest of New England is heating up. Even though it’s still early and quite a few squads are resting top runners, there were plenty of exciting races throughout this past weekend.

At the heart of all of this weekend’s actions was the UMASS Minuteman Invitational. Boston College, University of Vermont, University of Maine, UCONN, Sacred Heart, and Amherst College converged on Saturday at the challenging bucolic course nestled in the UMass Amherst campus. For a few teams this was their first showing of the year and a chance to shake off some of the summer rust. Though for everyone it served as an opportunity to have some fun at a quicker pace and shorter distance (Men 6k, Women 5k).

Juli Benson to Retire from Collegiate Coaching Press Release Jun 25, 2014

Air Force cross country head coach Juli Benson has announced her retirement from collegiate coaching, due to family reasons. Benson, who also oversaw the middle distance and distance runners as an assistant coach with the Falcons' track and field team, has been instrumental in the squad's success over the last six seasons. (via

NXR-SW moving to a new venue Press Release Apr 08, 2014

Nike Cross Southwest and Desert Twilight has announced that the cross country venue will be moving to Casa Grande at the Grande Sports World and Francisco Grande Hotel and Golf Resort.