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.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - After major storms delayed the Indiana Intercollegiates, the Forester women’s cross country team took to IU’s wet soggy course to claim 9th out of 13 teams while the HU men finished 13th out of 15 squads.
As a team, the Huntington women finished with 223 points in the 5K small college division race. Coach Miller’s crew was paced by Aspen Dirr who clocked in at 20:36.76 for a 6:39 pace to finish 11th out of 111 runners.
Christine sparks wasn’t far behind, finishing…