2008-09 Women's Cross Country News

February 5, 2009
ASU's Forward Recognized
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State’s Jenafer Forward was honored on Thursday, Feb. 5 as a finalist for the Collegiate Athlete-Of-The-Year Award by the Georgia Women’s Intersport Network.

November 22, 2008
ASU Wraps Up Season At NCAA Championships
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta State women’s cross country squad made their first-ever NCAA Championships appearance on Saturday in Slippery Rock, Pa.

November 21, 2008
Jags Arrive At NCAA Championships
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta State women’s cross country squad will make its first-ever NCAA Championships appearance this weekend in Slippery Rock, Pa.

November 20, 2008
Jags Honored By PBC
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta State women’s cross country team and Francis Marion men’s cross country team are the first two recipients of the PBC Team Sportsmanship Award.

November 17, 2008
ASU To Host Press Conference
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State Athletics will hold a joint press conference and sendoff for the ASU cross country squad on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at 2:30 p.m., in the J. Fleming Norvell Golf House on the Forest Hills campus.

November 8, 2008
ASU Headed To NCAA Championships
WINGATE, N.C. – The Augusta State cross country program earned its first trip to the NCAA Championships Saturday when the Jaguars finished second in the NCAA Southeast Regional in Wingate, N.C.

November 7, 2008
Jaguars Headed To Regional
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta State cross country program will compete in its third straight NCAA Regional on Saturday when the Jaguars take part in the NCAA Southeast Regional at 10:30 a.m. in Wingate, N.C.

October 28, 2008
Ward Honored Again By PBC
AUGUSTA, Ga. – For the third consecutive season, Augusta State’s Adam Ward has been named the Peach Belt Conference’s Coach-Of-The-Year by his fellow peers.

October 25, 2008
ASU Second At PBC Championships
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Augusta State finished in second place at the Peach Belt Cross Country Championships Saturday, run at the West Campus Course at Georgia College & State University.

October 24, 2008
Jaguars Begin Postseason
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State hopes to cap one of its most successful seasons in school history this weekend when the Jaguars compete in the Peach Belt Conference Championships in Milledgeville, Ga.

October 11, 2008
ASU Triumphs At Anderson
ANDERSON, S.C. – Augusta State picked up its third victory in its last four events Saturday when the Jaguars claimed the Trojan Invitational at Anderson Civic Center.

October 10, 2008
Jags Look To Keep Stride
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State returns to action this weekend when the Jaguar cross country squad competes in the Anderson Invitational.

October 4, 2008
ASU 10th At Pre-National Meet
SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – Augusta State finished in 10th place Saturday out of 29 teams in the NCAA Pre-National meet hosted by Slippery Rock University.

October 2, 2008
Jaguars Looking To Ride Momentum
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State carries the momentum of back-to-back wins into this weekend’s NCAA pre-national meet in Slippery Rock, Pa.

September 29, 2008
ASU Second In Region Poll
AUGUSTA, Ga. – For the fourth straight week, the Augusta State cross country program is ranked No. 2 in the Southeast Region rankings, according to the latest USTFCCA regular-season poll.

September 27, 2008
Jaguars Win Second Straight
EVANS, Ga. – Augusta State posted its second straight win Saturday when the Jaguars booked three of the top seven finishes and captured its home event, the Jaguar Invitational at Blanchard Woods Park.

September 25, 2008
Jaguar Invitational Set For Saturday
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta State cross country program hosts the Jaguar Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 27 at Blanchard Woods Park in Evans, Ga.

September 16, 2008
Jaguars Hold Steady In Region Poll
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- For the second straight week, the Augusta State cross country program is ranked No. 2 in the Southeast Region, according to the latest USTFCCA regular-season poll.

September 15, 2008
ASU's Forward Named PBC Runner-Of-The-Week
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State’s Jenafer Forward was named the Peach Belt Conference’s Runner-of-the-Week Monday, according to an announcement from the league office.

September 13, 2008
ASU Runs To Victory At Wingate
WINGATE, N.C. -- Augusta State posted a first-place finish on Saturday morning at the Wingate/NCAA Pre-Regional 6K Invitational.

September 11, 2008
ASU Moves Up Regional Rankings
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Off the strength of its runnerup finish in last weekend’s pre-Peach Belt Conference meet, Augusta State improved to second in the Southeast Region, according to the first USTFCCCA regular-season poll released on Tuesday, Sept. 9.

September 6, 2008
Jaguars Second In Season Opener
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State cross country squad opened its 2008 campaign Saturday morning with a second-place showing in the Georgia College & State Pre-Conference Meet in Milledgeville, Ga.

September 3, 2008
Jaguars Kick Off Season
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State’s cross country program opens its 2008 season on Saturday, Sept. 6 in the Peach Belt Conference pre-conference meet hosted by Georgia College & State in Milledgeville, Ga.

August 28, 2008
Jags Crack Region Rankings
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State will begin the season ranked fourth in the Southeast Region, according to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association preseason poll released on Tuesday, August 26.

August 23, 2008
Jags Picked Second In PBC
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State cross country program was picked to finish second in the 2008 Peach Belt Conference preseason poll, according to a recent announcement from the league office.

August 4, 2008
ASU Finalizes Schedule
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The second annual Jaguar Invitational will highlight the 2008 Augusta State Cross Country schedule, head coach Adam Ward announced Monday.

June 1, 2008
Trio Signs With ASU
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State cross country coach Adam Ward recently announced the signing of three high school student-athletes who will join the program for the Fall, 2008 semester