2016 Caltech Cross Country News

  • Cross Country Earns Academic Accolades
    February 09, 2017
    The men's and women's cross country teams have earned a place among the nation's top Division III academic teams per standards established by the USTFCCCA.
  • Women's XC Posts Best Finish Ever at Regionals
    November 12, 2016
    SALEM, Ore. – Caltech women’s cross country recorded its best finish in program history at the NCAA West Regional, with freshman Sophie Walton earning All-West Region honors thanks to a 19th-place finish.
  • Walton Named SCIAC Newcomer of Year
    November 03, 2016
    PASADENA, Calif. – Caltech women’s cross country freshman Sophie Walton has been named the SCIAC Newcomer of the Year, the conference office announced today.
  • Cross Country Places Sixth, Walton First Team All-SCIAC
    October 29, 2016
    CHINO, Calif. – Freshman Sophie Walton earned First Team All-SCIAC honors as the Caltech men’s and women’s cross country teams each placed sixth at the SCIAC Championships on Saturday morning.
  • Mixed Results in Final Cross Country Tune-up
    October 15, 2016
    CLAREMONT, Calif. – Freshman Sophie Walton placed fourth overall and set another program record and led the Beavers to their lowest-ever team average time as Caltech cross country competed in the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational on Saturday for its final tune-up before the SCIAC Championships.
  • Best Finishes in a Decade for Cross Country at SCIAC Multi-Duals
    October 01, 2016
    LA MIRADA, Calif. – The Caltech men’s and women’s cross country teams each recorded their most dual victories in over a decade at the SCIAC Multi-Duals in La Mirada Regional Park on Saturday morning.
  • Records Fall for Cross Country at Biola Invitational
    September 10, 2016
    FULLERTON, Calif. – Freshmen Simon Ricci (Chicago, Ill. / Latin School of Chicago) and Sophie Walton (Emerald Hills, Calif. / Sequoia) each set new Caltech cross country program records at the inaugural Biola Invitational on Saturday morning.
  • Cross Country Serves Notice in Season Opener
    September 03, 2016
    REDLANDS, Calif. – The Caltech cross country team’s mass infusion of new talent served immediate notice of its presence with a spectacular season-opening performance at the Redlands Invitational on Saturday.
  • Season Outlook: Cross Country Enters 2016 with Depth and Youth
    September 02, 2016
    PASADENA, Calif. - Whereas last season could have been considered one of transition, the 2016 Caltech cross country team is focused on solidifying the foundation built by last year?s freshman class, in part due to the addition of a whopping 15 rookies.
  • Meet the Recruits: Men's Cross Country, Track & Field
    June 30, 2016
    PASADENA, Calif. – The Caltech men's cross country and track & field programs add 10 newcomers, including eight distance runners, one thrower and one sprinter heading into the 2016-17 seasons. The class consists of:
  • Meet the Recruits: Women's Cross Country,Track & Field
    June 29, 2016
    PASADENA, Calif. – The Caltech women's cross country and track & field teams welcome five newcomers for the upcoming 2016-17 seasons. The class includes:
  • Cross Country Releases Schedule for 2016
    June 28, 2016
    PASADENA, Calif. – Caltech’s cross country team has released its schedule for the 2016 season, which will include four meets ultimately building up to the SCIAC and NCAA Regional Championships.