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The UMKC cross country teams competed at the Midwest regional meet on Friday morning in Iowa City, Iowa, with the men placing 13th and the women placing 26th.
The UMKC men's and women's cross country teams travel to Iowa City, Iowa, as they vie for the Midwest Regional title and a spot in the NCAA National Championships on Friday morning.
UMKC's men's cross country team claimed the Western Athletic Conference title by one point on a rainy Saturday morning at Jefferson Park Golf Course. Bryce Miller (Ashland, Wis.) won the men's 8K, finishing in 25:03.50 to earn first-team All-WAC recognition.
UMKC's men's and women's cross country teams will race in the WAC Cross Country Championships at Jefferson Park Golf Course on Saturday.
DENVER, Colo. – The Western Athletic Conference announced its men's and women's cross country pre-championship coaches polls, as voted on by the eight head coaches in the league, with the UMKC men's team picked to finish second and the women projected to finish sixth.
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – UMKC men's and women's cross country competed in the 2016 Pre-National Invitational hosted by Indiana State in Terre Haute, Indiana, on Saturday. The men's team placed fifth in the 8K white race, while the women took 23rd in the 6K white race.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The UMKC men's and women's cross country teams are set to run in the 2016 Pre-National Invitational in Terre Haute, Indiana, on Oct. 15. The Kangaroo women will race at 12:15 p.m. CT in the 6K white race, and the men are scheduled to start at 12:50 p.m. in the men's 8K white race.
Seven UMKC cross country runners competed for the Roos at the Rim Rock Classic Saturday hosted by Kansas at the Rim Rock Farm. Two runners from both the men's and women's teams finished in the top 44.
UMKC's men's and women's cross country teams will race in the Rock Chalk Classic at Rim Rock Farm on Saturday morning in Lawrence, Kansas. The men will compete in an 8K beginning at 9 a.m. CT while the women will run in a 6K starting at 10 a.m. CT.
Though the course conditions were tough, UMKC men's cross country finished the Roy Griak Invitational with four runners cracking the top 150 spots out of a field of over 250 competitors on Saturday afternoon.
UMKC men's and women's cross country will travel to Falcon Height, Minnesota to compete in the 31st annual Roy Griak Invitational on Saturday hosted by Minnesota. The men's 8K is scheduled for 12:20 p.m. CT and the women's 6K start time is 1:20 p.m. CT.