2018 Cross Country News

  • Mount Places 38th to Earn All-America Honors
    November 19, 2018
    Marissa Mount earned All-America honors with a 38th place finish at the NCAA Division III National Championships Saturday morning, completing a trifecta of strong performances in Whitworth’s final three cross country meets of the year. 
  • Toby Schwarz cross country Nov. 12, 2018
    November 12, 2018
    Whitworth cross country coach Toby Schwarz gives Pirate fans an update about his team on November 12, 2018.
  • Mount, Mott Earn All-Region Honors
    November 10, 2018
    Marissa Mount led all Whitworth Pirates with a second place finish at the NCAA Division III West Regional, earning all-region honors and a spot in the national championship meet. 
  • Mount, Wilburg Named Whitworth / Subway Student-Athletes of the Month
    November 08, 2018
    Marissa Mount of cross country and Chad Wilburg of football have been selected as the Whitworth / Subway student-athletes of the month for their performances in October.
  • Whitworth XC Travels to West Regional
    November 08, 2018
    After racking up individual honors and two strong team finishes at the Northwest Conference Championships, the Whitworth Pirates travel to Walla Walla, Wash. this weekend for the NCAA Division III West Regional. 
  • Toby Schwarz cross country Nov. 5, 2018
    November 05, 2018
    Whitworth cross country coach Toby Schwarz gives Pirate fans an update about his teams on Nov. 5, 2018.
  • Pirate Women Dominate All-NWC XC Honors
    November 02, 2018
    Marissa Mount was named the Northwest Conference’s women’s Runner of the Year and Ellie Shoop earned NWC Freshman of the Year honors as a result of their performances at the Northwest Conference Championships last week. 
  • Mount Wins Northwest Conference Championship
    October 27, 2018
    For the second year in a row the best women’s runner in the Northwest Conference is a Whitworth Pirate.
  • Pirates Return to Oregon for NWC Championships
    October 24, 2018
    After running one of their best races of the year at the Lewis & Clark Invite two weeks ago, the Whitworth Pirates return to the same course for the Northwest Conference Championships this weekend.
  • Toby Schwarz cross country Oct. 22, 2018
    October 22, 2018
    Whitworth cross country coach Toby Schwarz gives Pirate fans an update about his teams on October 22, 2018.
  • Mount Wins Lewis & Clark Invitational
    October 13, 2018
    Marissa Mount was the individual women’s champion and led the Whitworth Pirates to a third place finish at the Lewis & Clark Invitational on Saturday afternoon.
  • Pirates Headed to Oregon for L&C Invite
    October 11, 2018
    After earning strong results from both the men’s and women’s teams last time they were in Oregon, Whitworth cross country is headed back to the Beaver State for the Lewis & Clark Invitational. 
  • Toby Schwarz cross country Oct. 8, 2018
    October 08, 2018
    Whitworth cross country coach Toby Schwarz gives Pirate fans an update about his teams on Oct. 8, 2018.
  • Leland Named Final 9 for NCAA Woman of the Year
    October 02, 2018
    In a process that began with a record number of nominees this summer, the National Collegiate Athletics Association has named Whitworth University’s Kayla Leland as one of nine finalists for the prestigious NCAA Woman of the Year award.
  • Get to Know Marissa Mount of Whitworth XCTF
    October 01, 2018
    Marissa Mount didn't come to Whitworth to run cross country and track, but she's found something that works really well for her, and the Pirates.
  • Whitworth XC Finishes 12th at Bowles Invite
    September 29, 2018
    The Whitworth men’ and women’s cross country teams both placed 12th at the 44th Annual Charles Bowles Invitational Saturday morning. 
  • Pirates Travel to Oregon for Bowles Invite
    September 26, 2018
    After strong performances from both cross country teams at the PLU invite, including a victory for the women’s team, the Whitworth Pirates are headed to Oregon to compete in the Charles Bowles Invitational.
  • Toby Schwarz cross country Sept. 24, 2018
    September 24, 2018
    Whitworth cross country coach Toby Schwarz gives Pirate fans an update about his teams on September 24, 2018.
  • Pirate Women Win PLU Invite
    September 15, 2018
    Whitworth women’s cross country won its first meet of the year the Pacific Lutheran Invitational on Saturday morning.  
  • Whitworth XC Travels West for PLU Invite
    September 12, 2018
    After opening its season in August at Clash of the Inland Northwest, Whitworth cross country is headed to the west side of Washington for Saturday morning’s Pacific Lutheran Invitational.
  • Toby Schwarz cross country Sept. 10, 2018
    September 10, 2018
    Whitworth cross country coach Toby Schwarz gives Pirate fans an update about his teams on Sept. 10, 2018.
  • Leland Named Top 30 For NCAA Woman of the Year
    September 06, 2018
    Whitworth's Kayla Leland is one the Top 30 Finalists for the annual NCAA Woman of the Year award, the first Pirate student-athlete ever to earn the honor.
  • Pirates Open Season at Clash of Inland Northwest
    September 01, 2018
    Both the Whitworth men’s and women’s cross country teams opened their seasons by finishing seventh at the Clash of the Inland Northwest on Friday evening. 
  • Cross Country to Open Season in Idaho
    August 28, 2018
    The new cross country season is nearly underway and hopes are high as Whitworth travels to its inaugural meet, the Clash of the Inland Northwest. 
  • Whitworth XC Ready For Continued Success in 2018
    August 16, 2018
    Underclassmen and newcomers dominate the Whitworth cross country roster in 2018, but expectations remain high for the Pirates as runners begin to arrive for preseason training.