2013-14 Cross Country News

  • Pardon Ndhlovu With Chance To Make History
    June 19, 2014
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta assistant coach for cross country and track and field, Pardon Ndhlovu, has a chance to qualify for the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from August 5-21, when he races the Grandma’s Marathon in Duluth, Minn., this Saturday, June 21st.
  • Six Jags Named To All-Academic Teams
    February 14, 2014
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – A total of six Jaguars represented GRU Augusta Cross Country on the 2013 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division II All-Academic teams.
  • Jags Men Third At Regionals
    November 09, 2013
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – GRU Augusta sent both teams to the NCAA Southeast Regionals at McAlpine Creek Park where senior Jaiden Brandt placed second to lead the No. 2 Jaguars to third overall and give them a berth to the NCAA Nationals, while the women took 15th in Charlotte, N.C.
  • Jags Ready For Southeast Regional
    November 04, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Currently sitting at No. 2 in the United States Track & Field Cross Country Coaches Association’s Southeast Region, the GRU Augusta Men’s Cross Country team, along with the Jaguar women, are ready for the NCAA Southeast Regionals on Nov. 9 at McAlpine Creek Park in Charlotte, N.C.
  • Jaguars Clean Up At Championships
    October 28, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Men’s Cross Country team just won their second championship in the last three years and can add a Runner of the Year accolade for Senior Jaiden Brandt and Peach Belt All-Conference honors for five Jaguar men, after the conclusion of the PBC Championships Saturday morning.
  • GRU Augusta Ready To Take On League
    October 23, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta men’s and women’s cross country programs wrapped up a solid regular season and are ready for the Peach Belt Conference Championships on Oct. 26 in Americus, Ga., on the campus of Georgia Southwestern at the Southland Academy Course for a women’s 6K and men’s 8K at 9:00 a.m.
  • Jags Plan All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Breakfast
    October 17, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Cross Country and Track and Field programs have set the eighth annual Pancake Breakfast for Saturday, Oct. 19 from 7:00-10:00 a.m. inside Fat Man’s Café in Downtown Augusta, Ga.
  • Jaguars Race Royals Challenge
    October 11, 2013
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – For the third time this year, senior Jaiden Brandt paced the Jaguar men’s team, leading them to a third-place finish, while the GRU Augusta women earned 10th at the Royals Cross Country Challenge in Charlotte, N.C., at McAlpine Park.
  • Jaguar Men Remain Third In Region
    October 09, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Men’s and Women’s Cross Country programs remained in the top 10 for the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division II Regional Rankings Tuesday afternoon, with the men holding on to No. 3 spot and the women No. 7.
  • GRU Augusta Remains In Top-10 Rankings
    October 01, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Men’s and Women’s Cross Country programs remained in the top 10 for the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division II Regional Rankings Tuesday afternoon, according to a release from the USTFCCCA.
  • GRU Augusta Runs Charlotte Invitational
    September 28, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Senior Jaiden Brandt finished fifth overall at the eighth annual Charlotte Invitational at McAlpine Park to help pace the Jaguar men to an eight-place finish in the men’s 27-team 8K gold race on Saturday morning, Sept. 28 in Charlotte, N.C.
  • Charlotte Invitational: The Run Down
    September 26, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Men’s and Women’s Cross Country programs head to McApline Park for the 8th annual Charlotte Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 28 for a men’s 8K and women’s 6K.
  • GRU Augusta Men Take Jaguar Invitational
    September 20, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Men’s Cross Country team placed six runners in the top 10 to win the Jaguar Invitational, while the women’s team put three in the leading ten to take third at GRU Augusta’s home meet on Friday night at Blanchard Woods Park.
  • GRU Augusta In Top-10 Regional Rankings
    September 17, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Men’s and Women’s Cross Country programs headlined the first regular-season edition of the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division II Regional Rankings released Tuesday afternoon.
  • Jags Ready To Host First Meet Of Year
    September 16, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Cross Country programs will host their first meet of the 2013 season, the Jaguar Invitational, this Friday, Sept. 20 at Blanchard Woods Park in Evans, Ga., for a men’s 8K at 5:30 p.m. and a women’s 6K at 6:15 p.m.
  • GRU Augusta Races The Remembrance Run
    September 07, 2013
    AMERICUS, Ga. – The GRU Augusta men’s and women’s cross country programs fared well in their first meet of the 2013 season in The Remembrance Run at the Southland Academy Course on the campus of Georgia Southwestern.
  • Jags Fifth In PBC Preseason Poll
    August 14, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Women’s Cross Country Program has been predicted to finish fifth in the Peach Belt Conference after a preseason poll was conducted with the league’s head coaches – the conference office announced Tuesday.
  • Ward Adds Assistants
    August 07, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta Cross Country and Outdoor Track & field improved right away on Wednesday afternoon by adding Pardon Ndhlovu and Olimpia Nowak as the new graduate assistant coaches for both sports.
  • Jags Order New Agenda
    July 12, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta men’s and women’s cross country teams announced their 2013 schedules on Friday morning, according to an announcement from head coach Adam Ward.
  • Jaguars Ink 10 Runners
    July 04, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta cross country teams and head coach Adam Ward enhanced their rosters Thursday afternoon with the men’s team adding three new faces and the women’s program seven for the upcoming 2013-14 season.