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Men’s, women’s cross country finish first at Walt Crawford Open

Men’s, women’s cross country finish first at Walt Crawford Open

Caitlyn Craig, Cross Country Reporter

September 9, 2019

Both the men’s and women’s cross-country team won first place at their first meet of the season Friday afternoon. The annual EIU Walt Crawford Open combined runners from six different colleges: Southern Illinois Edwardsville, Vincennes University, Saint Mary’s of the Woods, Kaskaskia College, D...

Marcos talks about his pre-race ritual, its origins

Marcos talks about his pre-race ritual, its origins

Tom O'Connor, Feature Writer

March 20, 2019

Jaime Marcos could see the church, even though it was nearly 200 miles away. As he strolled past Booth Library, turning his head toward a brick wall, he could see the bricks of the church’s structure before him. Climbing up a flight of stairs, an image of the stairs to the church entrance flashed...

Breslfoard breaks record at regional

Dominic Renzetti, Assistant Sports Editor

November 16, 2014

Sophomore Emily Brelsfoard’s time of 21:30.5 broke the Eastern women’s cross country record for the 6K on Friday in Peoria at the NCAA Midwest Regional. The women’s team as a whole finished in 27th place. Brelsfoard finished in 76th place. The previous record, set in 2012 at the Bradley Classi...

Cross country teams set for NCAA Midwest Regional

Dominic Renzetti, Assistant Sports Editor

November 13, 2014

The Eastern men’s and women’s cross country teams head back to Peoria for the NCAA Midwest Regional event this Friday. The women’s 6K race begins at noon, while the men’s 10K race follows at 1 p.m. On the women’s side, two Eastern runners come enter with favorable times in the 6K. Sophomore...

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