2019 EMU Men's Cross Country News

  • Royals Athlete of the Week: Justice Allen
    November 14, 2019
    As he finished his second cross country season last fall, EMU's Justice Allen decided to make his summer training a top priority as he prepared to take it to the next level.
  • Royals Runners Impress At ODAC Championships
    November 02, 2019
    Of EMU’s 21 cross country runners, 16 of them broke their PR at Saturday’s ODAC Championships in Salem, Va. The women took fourth place as a team, while the men were fifth.
  • Royals Athlete of the Week: Collin Longenecker
    October 23, 2019
    Collin Longenecker's huge PR was impressive enough, but his recent recovery from a major surgery shows his determination.
  • Royals Win Two Team Titles At CNU Invitational
    October 12, 2019
    Not only did EMU's cross country men and women combine to set 10 new personal records, but both teams won their team title, each beating another ODAC school as well as a non-D-III team.
  • Alderfer Named ODAC Runner Of The Week
    October 01, 2019
    EMU sophomore Isaac Alderfer has earned his first-ever ODAC Runner of the Week award.
  • EMU Cross Country Teams Each In Top Half Of Field
    September 28, 2019
    Running on the hilly Kernstown Battlefield course, Saturday’s Hornet Harrier gave the Eastern Mennonite University cross country runners a good challenge. Both Royals’ teams responded to the challenge and fared well in the large field of their respective races.
  • Cross Country Runners Knock Down PRs In Ohio
    September 14, 2019
    Of the 21 EMU runners at Saturday's meet, 16 earned a PR. It was a good showing in the big field of the Friendship Invitational.
  • EMU Men And Women Both Win At Home Meet
    September 06, 2019
    Wonderful blue skies. Fantastic course conditions. A couple hundred cheering spectators. It was about as much as Coach Bob Hepler could have hoped for when he put together the first cross country meet on EMU’s campus since 2002.
  • EMU Gearing Up For Home Meet On Friday
    September 05, 2019
    When the race starts Friday at 6:00pm, it will end a dry spell of nearly two decades.
  • Royals Show Depth And Talent In Year-Opening Meet
    August 30, 2019
    EMU's cross country teams had a great start to the 2019 season at Friday's Bridgewater XC Challenge. Despite warm and sunny conditions, both the men and women ran well with each taking third place as a team.
  • Young Royals Set To Exceed ODAC Pick
    August 22, 2019
    The EMU cross country men were picked seventh in the 2019 Old Dominion Athletic Conference Preseason Poll, as voted on by the league’s coaches.
  • SEASON PREVIEW: Running Into Year Two
    August 15, 2019
    EMU's cross country program is ready to take the next step under Head Coach Bob Hepler and Associate Coach Erick Camodeca as they look forward to their second year leading the Royals.
  • EMU Hosts On-Campus Cross Country Meet In 2019
    July 05, 2019
    It will be something old and something new for the Royals cross country teams this fall. Something borrowed is to be determined, but the EMU's runners will certainly be wearing something blue. Royal blue. (And white.)