2010-11 Women's Cross Country News

  • Lady Tornado Cross Country makes the grade to top USTFCCCA list
    February 18, 2011
    Lady Tornado Cross Country makes the grade to top USTFCCCA list NEW ORLEANS, La. - The King College women's cross country team was among 107 NCAA Division II squads honored by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association with All-Academic status as the Lady Tornado had the highest cumulative team GPA of all honorees.
  • Six Lady Tornado athletes on USTFCCCA All-Academic team
    February 16, 2011
    Six Lady Tornado athletes on USTFCCCA All-Academic team NEW ORLEANS, La. - The King College women's cross country team placed six athletes on the 2010 United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches' Association Division II All-Academic Cross Country squad.
  • Sokol runs to NCCAA Student-Athlete of the Week nod
    December 09, 2010
    Sokol runs to NCCAA Student-Athlete of the Week nod GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College's Kendra Sokol was awarded the NCCAA Women's Cross Country Student-Athlete of the Week honor, the national office announced.
  • King finishes 22nd at program's first NCAA Division II Championship
    December 04, 2010
    King finishes 22nd at program's first NCAA Division II Championship LOUISVILLE, Ky. - King College ran to a 22nd place finish Saturday at the 2010 NCAA Division II Women's Cross Country National Championship.
  • Keep up with King at nationals
    December 02, 2010
    Keep up with King at nationals Keep up with the King College women's cross country, women's volleyball and women's soccer teams at nationals this week with the team's blogs.
  • Nelson picks up NCCAA Student-Athlete of the Week nod
    November 30, 2010
    Nelson picks up NCCAA Student-Athlete of the Week nod GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College's Carrie Nelson received the NCCAA Women's Cross Country Student-Athlete of the Week from the national office.
  • King All-Region trio honored by USTFCCCA
    November 23, 2010
    King All-Region trio honored by USTFCCCA NEW ORLEANS, La. - Three King College cross country athletes were recognized by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association as NCAA Division II All-Southeast Region runners, the organization announced Tuesday.
  • Lady Tornado Cross Country runs to NCAA Division II Nationals with runner up finish
    November 21, 2010
    Lady Tornado Cross Country runs to NCAA Division II Nationals with runner up finish CHARLOTTE, N.C. - King College has punched a ticket to the 2010 NCAA Division II Women's Cross Country National Champion with a second-place finish at Saturday's NCAA Division II Southeast Region Championship.
  • Lady Tornado running towards potential NCAA bid
    November 18, 2010
    Lady Tornado running towards potential NCAA bid BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King College women's cross country team is preparing for the squad's first NCAA Division II Southeast Region Championship meet, to be contested Saturday in Charlotte, N.C.
  • Six straight weeks ranked second for Lady Tornado runners
    November 09, 2010
    Six straight weeks ranked second for Lady Tornado runners NEW ORLEANS, La. - The King College women's cross country did not move from a No. 2 ranking in the newest edition of the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Association NCAA Division II Southeast Region rankings, the national organization announced Tuesday.
  • Nelson posts second-place run at Cavalier Open
    November 05, 2010
    Nelson posts second-place run at Cavalier Open CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - King College's Carrie Nelson finished second at the Cavalier Open Friday.
  • Another No. 2 NCAA Division II Southeast Region ranking for Lady Tornado
    November 02, 2010
    Another No. 2 NCAA Division II Southeast Region ranking for Lady Tornado NEW ORLEANS, La. - The King College women's cross country maintained a No. 2 ranking again in the latest edition of the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Association NCAA Division II Southeast Region rankings, the national organization announced Tuesday.
  • King Women's Cross Country keeps No. 2 region ranking
    October 26, 2010
    King Women's Cross Country keeps No. 2 region ranking NEW ORLEANS, La. - The King College women's cross country was No. 2 once again in the newest edition of the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Association NCAA Division II Southeast Region ranking, the national organization announced Tuesday.
  • Lady Tornado Cross Country holds onto potential NCAA qualifying mark
    October 20, 2010
    Lady Tornado Cross Country holds onto potential NCAA qualifying mark NEW ORLEANS, La. - The King College women's cross country squad held onto the No. 2 spot in the latest edition of the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Association NCAA Division II Southeast Region ranking, the national organization announced.
  • Faster school record for King's Nelson at Royal XC Challenge
    October 15, 2010
    Faster school record for King's Nelson at Royal XC Challenge CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The King College women's cross country school record was lowered for a second straight event as Carrie Nelson ran to the mark Friday at the Royal Cross Country Challenge.
  • King Women's Cross Country at No. 2 for second week in a row
    October 12, 2010
    King Women's Cross Country at No. 2 for second week in a row NEW ORLEANS, La. - King College was No. 2 in this week's United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association NCAA Division II Southeast Region women's ranking, the organization announced Tuesday. This marks the second straight week for the Lady Tornado at the No. 2 spot.
  • Lady Tornado run to No. 2 in NCAA Southeast Region
    October 05, 2010
    Lady Tornado run to No. 2 in NCAA Southeast Region NEW ORLEANS, La. - King College was the highest riser in this week's United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association NCAA Division II Southeast Region women's ranking, the organization announced Tuesday. The Lady Tornado squad went from No. 6 all the way to No. 2 in the region.
  • Lady Tornado uses fast times for Top 5 at Greater Louisville
    October 02, 2010
    Lady Tornado uses fast times for Top 5 at Greater Louisville LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The King College women's cross country team posted a fifth-place finish as a team at the Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic Saturday as the Lady Tornado was able to run past teams from the Southeast region thanks to a hosts of personal bests including a school record.
  • King at No. 6 in latest USTFCC Women's ranking
    September 29, 2010
    King at No. 6 in latest USTFCC Women's ranking NEW ORLEANS, La. - King College did not move from No. 6 in the newest United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association NCAA Division II Southeast Region women's ranking, released by the organization Wednesday.
  • King Cross Country helps at Bristol Cross
    September 28, 2010
    King Cross Country helps at Bristol Cross BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King College cross country team went into the community Saturday by volunteering at the Bristol Cross event.
  • Lady Tornado No. 6 in region according to USTFCC ranking
    September 22, 2010
    Lady Tornado No. 6 in region according to USTFCC ranking NEW ORLEANS, La. - King College remained at No. 6 in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Week 1 NCAA Division II Cross Country Southeast regional women's rankings, the organization announced Tuesday.
  • Personal bests starts 2010 for King cross country
    September 03, 2010
    Personal bests starts 2010 for King cross country BOONE, N.C. - The King College men's and women's cross country teams started the 2010 season Friday at the Covered Bridge Invitational and three personal bests were established against a talented field.
  • Lady Tornado start season No. 6 in region
    August 26, 2010
    Lady Tornado start season No. 6 in region NEW ORLEANS, La. - King College landed at No. 6 in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association preseason NCAA Division II southeast regional women's rankings, the organization announced.
  • King Cross Country schedules announced for 2010
    July 30, 2010
    King Cross Country schedules announced for 2010 BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College head men's and women's cross country coach Peter Dalton has finalized the 2010 schedule for the Tornado and Lady Tornado.