2015 Men's Cross Country News

June 28, 2016
Pardon Ndhlovu Named An Olympian For Rio 2016
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Former Augusta University cross country graduate assistant Pardon Ndhlovu will represent his native country of Zimbabwe in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil August 5-21.

May 2, 2016
Broadhead & Petrmichlova Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors
NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) revealed their NCAA DII Cross Country Individual Academic Awards and Augusta University freshman Daniel Broadhead and sophomore Diana Petrmichlova earned the accolade to represent the Jaguars.

November 21, 2015
Augusta's Nick Del Guercio Races NCAA XC Championships
JOPLIN, Mo. – Augusta University juniors Nick Del Guercio and Olivia Rodriguez qualified as individuals for the NCAA Cross Country Championships on Saturday, Nov. 21 and Rodriguez took 201st and Del Guercio 193rd at the Tom Rutledge XC Course on a cold Saturday.

November 19, 2015
NCAA Cross Country Championships Streamed Live On NCAA.com Nov. 21
JOPLIN, Mo. - Augusta University men's cross country junior Nick Del Guercio qualified as an individual for the NCAA Championships on Saturday, Nov. 21 at the Tom Rutledge XC Course in Joplin, Mo., and fans can watch the race live online.

November 16, 2015
Nick Del Guercio Prepares For MXC NCAA Championships
JOPLIN, Mo. – Augusta University men’s cross country junior Nick Del Guercio crossed the finish line in seventh place at the NCAA Regionals and will compete at the NCAA Championships as an individual on Saturday, Nov. 21 at the Tom Rutledge XC Course in Joplin, Mo.

November 7, 2015
Del Guercio Qualifies for NCAA Championships, Jags Take Fifth At SE Regional
WINGATE, N.C. – The Augusta University men’s cross country team finished fifth overall and junior Nick Del Guercio qualified as an individual for the NCAA Championships in the 8K race at the 2015 NCAA Division II Cross Country Southeast Regional on Saturday at the Wingate Cross Country Facility.

November 2, 2015
Jags Race NCAA Division II Cross Country Southeast Regional Nov. 7
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s cross country teams will compete at the 2015 NCAA Division II Cross Country Southeast Regional on Saturday, Nov. 7 with a 10:30 a.m. women’s 6K and an 11:45 a.m. men’s 10K race.

October 27, 2015
MXC Climbs To Fifth In USTFCCCA Pre-Regional Rankings
NEW ORLEANS, La. – After the NCAA Division II cross country conference championships happened around the nation last weekend, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced their final edition of the Regional Rankings and the Augusta University moved up to fifth place in the Southeast Region.

October 24, 2015
MXC Takes Second At PBC Championships, Nick Del Guercio Named PBC Runner of the Year
GAINESVILLE, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s cross country team finished runner-up in the 10-team field at the 25th annual Peach Belt Conference Championships on Saturday morning in Gainesville, Ga., on the campus of University of North Georgia. Augusta’s Nick Del Guercio was named the PBC Runner of the Year in a vote of the league's head coaches taken before Saturday's event.

October 22, 2015
PBC Cross Country Championships At North Georgia Oct. 24
GAINESVILLE, Ga. – The 25th annual Peach Belt Conference men's and women's cross country championships will be held this Saturday, Oct. 24, at the UNG Cross Country Course at the University of North Georgia.

October 21, 2015
Jags XC Posts Three to PBC All-Academic Team
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference released the men's and women’s cross country All-Academic teams from the conference office in Augusta on Wednesday afternoon and the Jaguar women posted two student-athletes and the men one to the list.

October 13, 2015
Nick Del Guercio Named PBC Runner of the Week
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University men’s cross country junior Nick Del Guercio was named the Peach Belt Conference Runner of the Week on Tuesday, Oct. 13, the league announced from their office in Augusta, Ga. Del Guercio finished 17th in 346-man field at the Royals XC Challenge on Oct. 9 and carded the fastest 8K time in the Peach Belt this season at 24:55.7.

October 9, 2015
Nick Del Guercio Leads Jags To 10th Out Of 39 Teams At Royals Challenge
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Augusta University men’s cross country team raced one of their biggest meets of the year on Friday night at the Royals Cross Country Challenge in Charlotte, N.C., and Jaguar junior Nick Del Guercio carded a 17th-place spot to help Augusta take 10th overall out of 39 teams.

October 6, 2015
Augusta Races 47-Team Event At Royals Challenge Oct. 9
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s cross country teams compete in the 47-team field at Queens University in the Royals Cross Country Challenge on Friday, Oct. 9.

September 26, 2015
Men’s Cross Country Places Fourth At Bulldog Stampede
WINGATE, N.C. – The Jaguar men’s cross country team took fourth overall at the Bulldog Stampede hosted by Wingate University on Saturday.

September 19, 2015
Jags Finish Fifth At North Georgia Invitational
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta men’s cross country team raced the North Georgia Invitational on Saturday morning and took fifth out of 16 schools who completed the event.

September 12, 2015
GRU Men’s XC Starts Season Fifth Of 19 At Furman Classic
GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Jaguar men’s cross country team hit the course for the first time in the 2015 season Saturday morning at the Furman Cross Country Classic in Greenville, S.C., and GRU Augusta had six runners finish in the top 50 to card fifth overall as a team out of 19 squads.

September 9, 2015
GRU XC Opens Season At Furman Classic Sept. 12
GREENVILLE, S.C. – The GRU Augusta men’s and women’s cross country teams kick off the 2015 season this Saturday, Sept. 12 at the third annual Furman University Cross Country Classic in Greenville, S.C., on the Furman Golf Course.

September 2, 2015
GRU Men’s XC Ranked Sixth In USTFCCCA NCAA DII Preseason Regional Poll
NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Jaguar men’s cross country team is ranked sixth in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association’s (USTFCCCA) NCAA DII Preseason Regional Rankings.

August 17, 2015
Men’s XC Picked Third In PBC Preseason Poll
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta men’s cross country team was picked third out of 10 teams in the Peach Belt conference preseason coaches pol

August 6, 2015
Jaguar Cross Country Announces 2015 Slate
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta men’s and women’s cross country programs released their schedules for the approaching 2015 season, Head Coach Adam Ward announced on Wednesday morning.

July 20, 2015
Men’s Cross Country Signs Six For 2015
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar men’s cross country team unveiled six new student-athletes who will compete for GRU Augusta in the 2015 season. Head Coach Adam Ward signed sophomores Justin Braswell and Brad Burgess and freshmen Daniel Broadhead, Tanner Hicks, Noah Hullett, and David Perez.

July 6, 2015
Peach Belt Conference To Celebrate 25th Anniversary In 2015-16
AUGUSTA, Ga. - The Peach Belt Conference announced that the league will celebrate its 25th Anniversary season in 2015-16. The year-long celebration began on July 1, 2016, with the unveiling of the 25th Anniversary logo which will be the league’s official logo for the next year.