2009 Guilford College Cross Country News

  • Lynchburg Dominates 2009 ODAC Cross Country Championships
    October 31, 2009
    Lynchburg College dominated the ODAC Cross Country Championship races on Saturday in Salem, Va. The Hornets won both the men’s 8K race and the women’s 6K race, while also earning six of the eight individual awards. Lynchburg’s Ricky Flynn earned his third straight individual men’s title, earning him the ODAC Men’s Runner of the Year award. Flynn’s teammate Jennie Pernisi took the ODAC Women’s Runner of the Year title after earning her first individual crown.
  • Olympic Gold Medalist Billy Mills to Speak at Guilford College
    October 08, 2009
    1964 Olympic Gold Medalist Billy Mills will visit Guilford College as part of the school’s Distance Runners Endurance Gala Nov. 13-14.
  • Guilford Competes at the Great American Cross Country Festival
    October 02, 2009
    Freshman Richard Rogers set the Guilford College eight-kilometer record at the Great American Cross Country Festival at the Wake Med Soccer Park Friday. Rogers completed the course in 27 minutes, 20 seconds, nearly six seconds faster than the previous mark set by Noah Mace in 2006.
  • Bridgewater, Washington and Lee Win Guilford Cross Country Carnival
    September 19, 2009
    Freshman Molly Smith captured the Guilford College Cross Country Carnival women’s race and helped Bridgewater College win the team title Saturday. The Eagles’ Jordan White won the men’s race, but Washington and Lee University placed five runners among the top-11 finishers to take the men’s team championship.