2011 Merrimack Men's Cross Country News

Men’s Cross Country Team Receives All-Academic Accolades After Posting 3.18 Team GPA
New Orleans, LA – The Merrimack men’s cross country team has been named as an USTFCCCA 2011 Division II Cross Country All-Academic Team on Thursday afternoon after posting a 3.18 overall team grade point average. In 2011 the men improved on their finish at the Northeast-10 Championships from an 11th place finish last season to an eighth place finish this season.

Two Men's Cross Country Runners Tabbed as 2011 USTFCCCA Academic All-Americans
New Orleans, LA – Two Merrimack men’s cross country runners have been named to the 2011 US Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic team. The two runners include Luis Cruz (Lawrence, Mass.) and Harry Mullin (West Hartford, CT).

Cross Country Sees Improvement in 2011
NORTH ANDOVER, MA – The 2011 Merrimack men's and women's cross country teams each exceeded the preseason expectations according to the NE-10 Preseason Poll and, with indoor and outdoor track just around the corner, the Warriors are looking to become a force in the Northeast-10 in 2012.

Men’s Cross Country Races to 11th Place Finish at NCAA East Regional
BOSTON, MA- Competing in the Division II East Regional at Franklin Park, the Warriors captured a 11th place finish.

Men’s Cross Country Races to 8th Place Finish at NE-10 Championships
WESTFIELD, MA – In their biggest event of the year, the Merrimack men’s cross country team finished 8th at the NE-10 Championships.

Men’s Cross Country Finishes 39th at New England Championships
BOSTON, MA- Running at Franklin Park in Boston for the second race in a row, the Merrimack Men’s Cross Country team finished 39th at New England Championships on Saturday.

Men’s Cross Country Races to 11th-Place Finish in Codfish Bowl
BOSTON, MA- The Merrimack men’s cross country team posted an 11th-place finish on Saturday at the Codfish Bowl, a five-mile event held at Franklin Park in Boston.

Men’s Cross Country Opens Season with 2nd Place Finish at the Shacklette Invitational
MANCHESTER, NH – The Merrimack College Men’s Cross Country team opened the season on a with a second place finish Saturday at the Shackelette Invitational.

Men’s Cross Country Competes at Skyhawk Relays Saturday
EASTON, MA – The Merrimack cross country team opened its season taking part in the Skyhawk Relays on Saturday.

Women’s Cross Country Sixth; Men’s Cross Country Ninth in Preseason Polls
NORTH ANDOVER, MA – With the first meet this Saturday, the Merrimack women’s cross country team was picked sixth while the men were ninth in the Northeast-10 Preseason Polls.

Cross Country Teams Open Season Regionally Ranked
NORTH ANDOVER, MA – The Merrimack women’s cross country team is ranked seventh in the USTFCCA East Regional Rankings to open 2011, while the men’s squad is ranked tenth regionally.

Cross Country Releases 2011 Schedule
NORTH ANDOVER, MA – Led by head coach Chris Cameron, who will enter his 18th season, the Merrimack cross country teams will open the 2011 season at the Skyhawk Invitational on September 3.