2012 Women's Cross Country News
January 21, 2013
Women’s Cross Country Team nominated for All-Academic Award
Whittier’s 15-member women’s cross country team has been nominated as a United States All-Academic Team. The Lady Poets achieved a 3.312 cumulative team GPA at the conclusion of the Fall 2012 academic semester, as determined by the US Cross Country Coaches Association.
November 17, 2012
Christine Verduzco finishes Cross Country Career as one of the Nation’s Best
Christine Verduzco competed among 56 individual qualifiers, and 224 team representatives at the NCAA DIII Cross Country National Championships, Terre Haute, Indiana, on Saturday, November 17.
November 10, 2012
Another Hall-of-Famer in the making? Verduzco qualifies for 2nd NCAA Championship
10,000m school record holder and Poet distance star Christine Verduzco started fast and never looked back during Saturday’s NCAA West Region Championships, the qualifying meet for the NCAA Nationals Championships.
October 27, 2012
Poet Harriers have good day at SCIAC Championships
The men’s and women’s cross country teams both finished the SCIAC regular season with 4th place finishes after good team efforts at the SCIAC Championships at Prado Park, Chino Hills Saturday morning.
October 12, 2012
Poets finish .500 in SCIAC Multi-Duals
The Whittier College women’s cross country wrapped up the SCIAC Multi-Duals Friday afternoon at .500 at La Mirada Regional Park.
September 29, 2012
Distance runners determined despite depleted roster at Pomona
The Whittier women’s cross country team left six of their top runners at home to best prepare for SCIAC Multi-Duals and the meets that follow.
September 15, 2012
10th place finish still strong for Poets in UCR Invitational
The Whittier College women’s cross country team competed in the UC Riverside Invitational 5k and finished 10th out of 18 teams.
September 1, 2012
Poet’s finish 10th at Cal State Fullerton Invite
The women’s cross country team returned from an intense Nevada training camp late Thursday night to open their season at the CSU Fullerton Invitational, an NCAA Division I meet Saturday morning.
August 27, 2012
USTFCCCA Announces Cross Country Pre-Season Rankings; Poets come in at No. 8
The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced this morning their cross country western region preseason rankings for men and women and Whittier College came in at No. 8 in both polls to start off the 2012-13 year.
June 20, 2012
Whittier releases 2012 cross country schedule
The Whittier College cross country team will participate in three invitationals and complete their regular season with the SCIAC multi-dual meet and SCIAC Championships as head coach Greg Phillips officially released the Poets' 2012 season schedule.