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Utes Grab Third Place at Regionals, Punch their Ticket to NCAA Championships

Utes Grab Third Place at Regionals, Punch their Ticket to NCAA Championships

November 16, 2015

In what was lauded by her coach as one of the finest days in Utah cross county history, sophomore standout Hannah McInturff finished fourth at the NCAA Mountain Regional Championships and led the 20th-ranked Utah cross country team to a third-place finish in Albuquerque, N.M. on Friday, earning a team...

Utah Looking to Qualify for NCAA Championships for First Time

Utah Looking to Qualify for NCAA Championships for First Time

November 12, 2015

The 20th-ranked Utah cross-country team is coming off a fifth-place finish at the Pac-12 Championships, and is gearing up for the NCAA Mountain Regional this Friday in Albuquerque. The Utes will run the six-kilometer race in hopes to qualify for the NCAA Championships, a reward that sophomore Hanna...

Utes take seventh place in last meet of the season

Utes take seventh place in last meet of the season

November 18, 2014

The Utah women’s cross country team competed in the NCAA Mountain Regional Championships in Albuquerque, N.M. last Friday and finished in seventh place out of the 20 participating teams. The result was a pretty good place for the team, though they were hoping for a better finish. “I felt like w...

Run, Feeny, Run

Run, Feeny, Run

November 14, 2014

While growing up, Utah freshman cross country star Sarah Feeny spent a lot of time playing soccer. As she chased the ball around the pitch she realized something. Though her ball skills might not have been the greatest, she did have one thing going for her. “I could run,” Feeny said. She could then, and sh...

Utes’ inconsistency drops them to 9th in Pac-12 championships

November 4, 2014

The Utah cross-country team competed in the Pac-12 championships in Oakland, Calif. last weekend, finishing ninth overall of the 12 teams in the conference. The Utes were led by freshman Sarah Feeny, who finished in 41st place overall. Utah finished with a total of 241 points. Oregon won the tournament wit...

Cross Country: Winterton finishes in 89th place

Cross Country: Winterton finishes in 89th place

November 25, 2013

On a day in which conditions were not ideal, Utah’s Rebekah Winterton finished her cross country season at the NCAA Championships in Terre Haute, Ind. last Saturday. Winterton finished the race in 89th place overall. Her finish put her in the top two percent of all Division I cross country athletes. ...

Winterton sets off for NCAA Championship

Winterton sets off for NCAA Championship

November 20, 2013

Growing up in Salt Lake City, Rebekah Winterton played multiple sports. By the time she reached junior high, she was told she needed to narrow her focus to just one. Almost on a whim, she chose to concentrate on cross country. The Utes’ lone qualifier for this weekend’s NCAA Championships almost ...

Cross country: Cross  country finishes 8th at championship

Cross country: Cross  country finishes 8th at championship

November 4, 2013

The Utah cross country team finished in eighth place at the Pac-12 Championships last weekend in Boulder, Colo. The team scored a total of 207 points, edging out the ninth place Cal by six points. Arizona won with 69 points. “As a group, I thought we were finally able to put it all together,” s...

Cross country: Team has ‘average day’ at meet

Cross country: Team has ‘average day’ at meet

October 21, 2013

The Utah cross country team traveled to Terre Haute, Ind. over Fall Break to compete in the NCAA Pre-Nationals meet. The squad raced in a field of just under 50 teams, finishing in 37th place overall, scoring 909 points. The team winner of the event was Georgetown, which finished with 117 points. ...

Cross country: Cross country takes fourth at Invitational

Cross country: Cross country takes fourth at Invitational

September 30, 2013

The Utah cross country team finished in fourth place last weekend at the Stanford Invitational in Palo Alto, Calif. for the third year in a row. While the consistency seems like a positive thing, Utes head coach Kyle Kepler wasn’t ecstatic about the finish. “We always want to finish better [than the p...

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