News

November 19, 2011
Cold Hampers Nafziger At National Meet
In just his first season running at Eastern Mennonite, Dan Nafziger earned a trip to Nationals.

November 12, 2011
Fourth-Place Finish Propels Nafziger To National Meet
For the third straight year, Eastern Mennonite University will have a representative at the NCAA National Cross Country Championship.

October 29, 2011
Nafziger Earns All-ODAC Second Team With Ninth-Place Finish
While there was snow back home in Harrisonburg, the weather was better in Bedford Saturday for the ODAC Cross Country Championships.

October 15, 2011
Men Finish Strong At Muddy Gettysburg Invite
It may not have been the nicest conditions for a run, but the Eastern Mennonite men’s cross country team competed in a field of 347 runners Saturday at Gettysburg despite the wet ground and strong winds.

September 30, 2011
Cross Country Men Each Set Personal Records
The Eastern Mennonite men’s cross country team raced at the Paul Short Run in Bethlehem, PA, on Friday. Despite not being able to complete a scoring team, each of the four runners crossed with their personal best time in a packed field of 357 athletes.

September 24, 2011
Royals Get Second Place Team And Individual At Maroon Invitational
The Eastern Mennonite cross country men were at the Maroon Invitational hosted by Roanoke on Saturday. The Royals had a great showing, taking second place out of eight teams.

September 10, 2011
Cross Country Men Compete On Tough Course In Lexington
The Eastern Mennonite men's cross country team ran Saturday at the Washington & Lee Cross Country Invitational in Lexington, VA. The Royals ran well on a difficult course at a meet which was won by a D-I school.

September 6, 2011
ODAC Names Nafziger Athlete Of The Week
Dan Nafziger had a successful first race at the D-III level and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference took notice as he was named ODAC Athlete of the Week today.

September 1, 2011
Nafziger Wins First D-III Cross Country Race
In his first meet at the D-III level, Dan Nafziger (Harrisonburg, VA/Harrisonburg) proved why D-I George Mason wanted him on their team two years ago. The sophomore, who missed last season with an injury, dominated the field at the Hornet Cross Country Challenge, taking first by nearly 50 seconds.

August 29, 2011
SEASON PREVIEW: Cross Country Starts Anew
New coach Jason Lewkowicz knew he was in for a rebuilding project when he took over the Eastern Mennonite cross country programs this summer.

July 27, 2011
Lewkowicz Announces First Cross Country Recruits
New head coach Jason Lewkowicz is quickly putting his print on the Eastern Mennonite cross country program. About a month into his new post, Lewkowicz has announced the core of his recruiting class, although he looks to continue adding runners as the fall season approaches.

January 13, 2011
Lewkowicz To Take Over Cross Country And Track & Field
Eastern Mennonite University has announced the hiring of Jason Lewkowicz as its cross country and track & field coach. Lewkowicz will finish out the 2010-11 athletic year at Hannibal-LaGrange University, where he holds the same position, before moving to Harrisonburg this summer to take over the reins of the Royals' program.