BUFFALO, NY—The University at Buffalo men’s and women’s cross country teams were both in action this week, competing in two meets across the northeast this weekend that saw the men claiming ninth place at the Princeton Invitational with a team score of 295 points, and the women securing a victory at the Canisius Alumni Classic in Delaware park.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo men’s cross country program rose three spots in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) regional rankings, claiming the 11th spot in the Northeast Region.
Bethlehem, PA – The University at Buffalo Cross Country programs built upon their early successes this season as both the Men’s and Women’s teams competed in various events at the Paul Short Invitational hosted by Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA.
BUFFALO, NY – For the second time this season, University at Buffalo redshirt sophomore Caleb Covell has earned MAC Runner of the Week honors after a strong performance in the UB Stampede Invitational in which Covell crossed the line in first for the Bulls men’s team in the 8k event against a deep field of 82 runners.
BUFFALO, NY – For the second time in as many meets UB junior Caleb Covell was able to collect an individual victory for the Bulls in the men’s 8k event, propelling the UB men to a second overall finish in the UB Stampede Invitational while the women’s team placed sixth.
BUFFALO, NY - The Bulls return to action this Friday for the annual UB Stampede Invitational after a strong showing at the Toledo Rockets Invite which saw the UB men finish in second place overall and the UB women claim fourth.
BUFFALO, NY - University at Buffalo junior Caleb Covell was named Mid-American Conference Runner of the Week, as announced by the conference office on Wednesday morning. Covell collected his first weekly recognition of the season after a strong performance at the Toledo Rockets Invite on Friday, an event that featured multiple MAC teams and it served as a preview of the MAC Championships.
TOLEDO, OH – Junior Caleb Covell was able to collect the individual victory on Friday evening in the men’s 6K race as the University at Buffalo cross country teams opened their 2018 campaigns. The UB men were able to earn second place while the women’s squad took home fourth place.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo cross country programs will open up their 2018 campaign on Friday evening as they head to Toledo, OH for the Toledo Opener which will be held at Ottawa Park Golf Course. The women’s 4K race will begin at 6:30 pm with the men’s 6K race to follow.
NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced that University at Buffalo cross country head coach Vicki Mitchell was elevated to President of the NCAA Division I Cross Country Executive Committee.
Four University at Buffalo student-athletes were named Mid-American Conference Distinguished Scholar Athletes for the fall sports seasons, the league announced on Thursday. The four include Julia Benati and Carissima Cutrona from women's soccer, John McCarty from men's cross country and Tim Roberts from football. Voted on by faculty athletic representatives at MAC institutions, these student-athletes represent the 'best of the best' from each sports Academic All-MAC Teams.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo cross country teams placed a total of nine student-athletes on the Academic All-MAC squads, as announced by the conference office on Tuesday. Buffalo had five members from their women’s team and four members from their men’s team earn the academic honor for their productivity in the classroom and on the course.
BUFFALO, NY – University at Buffalo Track and Field director and head coach Vicki Mitchell has announced the signing of Cal Pruskar to a National Letter of Intent to attend UB and compete for the Bulls in the fall of 2018.
BUFFALO, NY – Playing host to the NCAA Northeast Regional Cross Country Championships on Friday in a very cold and windy afternoon at the Audobon golf course, the University at Buffalo women’s cross country team took home 10th place while the UB men placed 14th in the field of 37 teams.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo cross country team will play host to the 2017 NCAA Northeast Regional on Friday, November 10 at the Audobon Golf Course in Amherst, NY. The event begins at 11:00 am with the women’s 6K championship race and concludes at 12:00 pm with the men’s 10K championship race.
OXFORD, OH – The University at Buffalo cross country teams concluded action in the 2017 MAC Championships on Saturday at Miami (OH) with the women collecting a fifth place finish and the men taking home sixth place. Sophomore Stephanie Ward was able to earn First Team All-MAC honors after collecting a third place finish in the women’s 6K race.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo cross country team will hit the road on Saturday morning for the Mid-American Conference Championships which are being held in Oxford, OH by the University of Miami. The men’s race is scheduled for 11:00 am followed by the women’s race shortly afterward.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo women’s cross country team earned their highest regional ranking of the season on Monday, as announced by the USTFCCCA. The Bulls ranked 11th in the northeast region after being ranked no higher than 13th prior to this week.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo men’s cross country team had a strong showing on Saturday afternoon as they claimed a first place team finish at the Canisius Alumni Classic at Delaware Park. Dan Muldoon led all UB runners taking third place on the 8K course in 25:26.30.
UNIVERSITY PARK, PA – The University at Buffalo women’s cross country squad put forth a strong effort on Friday morning against some of the top teams in the region at the Penn State National Open. The Bulls earned 11th place out of 17 squads as they earned the highest finish by any MAC school in the field.
BUFFALO, NY - University at Buffalo sophomore Stephanie Ward was named Mid-American Conference Runner of the Week, as announced by the conference office on Tuesday afternoon. Ward collected her first weekly recognition of the season after a strong performance at the Lehigh Paul Short Invitational on Friday.
BETHLEHEM, PA – The University at Buffalo men’s and women’s cross country teams traveled to Bethlehem, PA on Friday to compete in the 44th annual Lehigh Paul Short Invitational. The Bulls competed in the women’s gold race, the men’s brown race and open races on Friday.
In recognition of a leadership gift made by the Murchie family to the recently announced fieldhouse, the UB Council endorsed a resolution, on Monday, to name the new fieldhouse at the University at Buffalo, the Murchie Family Fieldhouse in honor of former UB hockey player Tunney Murchie and his family. The naming is subject to the approval of the SUNY Chancellor and the SUNY Board of Trustees.