Under the leadership of Head Coach Tom King, both the men’s and women’s cross country teams have competed in the NAIA National Cross Country Championships numerous times. In 1999, the men’s cross country team finished sixth nationally, the highest team finish by any Forester athletic team then and the second highest to date.
Huntington University competes in the Crossroads League. Huntington University is also a part of the National Intercollegiate Athletic Association (NAIA) and its Champions of Character program.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the NAIA Great Lakes Challenge on Saturday.
Aspen Dirr finished in 25th place to lead the Foresters with a time of 19:05.61. Christine Sparks came in next at 20:03.47 to finish 74th.
Other finishers for HU were Marie Ditzler (21:03.09), Kelsey Graber (21:47.65), Amanda Fielding (21:53.60), Cassidy Johnson (22:03.84), Rachael Smelser and (22:23.64).
The women came in 15th amongst 25 teams. Host Aquinas came in…