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Missouri cross-country closes out regular season with strong weekend

Missouri cross-country closes out regular season with strong weekend

By Titus Wu | Oct. 15, 2017

Schweizer finished as runner-up at the Pre-National Invitational.

Jamie Kempfer pushes through injuries to become one of nation’s best

Jamie Kempfer pushes through injuries to become one of nation’s best

By Titus Wu | Oct. 10, 2017

Coach Marc Burns: “She’s really lived our Tiger Tough mentality.”

Hindman brings championship pedigree, Olympic aspirations to men’s cross-country

Hindman brings championship pedigree, Olympic aspirations to men’s cross-country

By Andy Kimball | Oct. 4, 2017

Hindman has his sights set on Tokyo 2020 after competing in two straight Junior World Championships.

Schweizer’s second straight win leads women to third-place finish at Cowboy Jamboree

Schweizer’s second straight win leads women to third-place finish at Cowboy Jamboree

By Andy Kimball | Oct. 1, 2017

Schweizer finished first with a time of 19:54, while Thomas George led the men’s team with a 13th-place finish.

Schweizer wins, sets course record in Commodore Classic

Schweizer wins, sets course record in Commodore Classic

By Titus Wu | Sept. 17, 2017

Women’s cross-country finishes third, while men need to perform better, Coach Burns said.

Stephen Mugeche returns to cross-country competition after transferring from Arkansas

Stephen Mugeche returns to cross-country competition after transferring from Arkansas

By Anderson Kimball | Sept. 12, 2017

Months after his transfer from Arkansas, Mugeche returned to the course at the JK Gold Classic last Saturday, this time in a Missouri uniform.

Missouri women’s cross-country wins JK Gold Classic

Missouri women’s cross-country wins JK Gold Classic

By Andy Kimball | Sept. 3, 2017

Both the women’s and men’s teams came out strong to open the season.

High expectations for women’s cross-country, elite runner needed for men’s team as season begins

High expectations for women’s cross-country, elite runner needed for men’s team as season begins

By Titus Wu | Aug. 29, 2017

The women’s team returns with defending NCAA champion Karissa Schweizer aiming at the NCAA Midwest Regionals title for the second year in a row.

Karissa Schweizer builds a bright future for Mizzou women’s cross-country

Karissa Schweizer builds a bright future for Mizzou women’s cross-country

By Matthew Hosler | July 9, 2017

After capturing her third national title in track and field, Schweizer will look to bring Mizzou women’s cross-country its first team national championship.

Karissa Schweizer proud to represent Missouri as NCAA Champion

Karissa Schweizer proud to represent Missouri as NCAA Champion

By Joe Noser | Nov. 29, 2016

Schweizer: “I couldn’t believe it happened; it was a dream.”

News and Notes: Missouri under investigation, nonrevenue sports shine

News and Notes: Missouri under investigation, nonrevenue sports shine

By Peter Baugh | Nov. 23, 2016

Karissa Schweizer has earned multiple awards after winning the NCAA cross-country title.

Karissa Schweizer wins NCAA Championship, leads Missouri to 16th place finish

Karissa Schweizer wins NCAA Championship, leads Missouri to 16th place finish

By Joe Noser | Nov. 19, 2016

Missouri finished 16th for the team’s best finish at the NCAAs since 2004.

Missouri men’s cross-country wraps up with NCAA Midwest Regionals

By Titus Wu | Nov. 11, 2016

The team improves a bit over last year’s regionals performance, but not enough to advance to NCAA Championships.

Women’s cross-country pulls off shocker, wins Midwest regional

Women’s cross-country pulls off shocker, wins Midwest regional

By Joe Noser | Nov. 11, 2016

The team will advance to the NCAA Championships for the first time since 2004.

Previewing Mizzou cross-country’s chances heading into NCAA Midwest regional meet

Previewing Mizzou cross-country’s chances heading into NCAA Midwest regional meet

By Garrett Jones | Nov. 8, 2016

The men and women’s teams run right into the challenge of Regionals against stout competition.

Drew White leads men’s cross-country in SEC Championships

By Titus Wu | Oct. 29, 2016

White earns all-SEC Second Team honors, while Michael Widmann earns a spot on the all-SEC Freshman Team.

Schweizer wins SEC Championship, Tigers run to third overall

Schweizer wins SEC Championship, Tigers run to third overall

By Joe Noser | Oct. 28, 2016

Junior Jamie Kempfer finished fifth and earned all-SEC First Team honors alongside Schweizer.

Women’s cross-country hunkers down for season’s final stretch

Women’s cross-country hunkers down for season’s final stretch

By Joe Noser | Oct. 25, 2016

Mizzou has not qualified for the NCAA Championship Meet since 2003.

Schweizer, Missouri cross-country fares well against nation’s best at Pre-Nationals Invitational

By Joe Noser | Oct. 15, 2016

The women took 12th and the men placed 13th in final regular season race before championship season.

Coach Marc Burns makes an impact on Mizzou cross-country

Coach Marc Burns makes an impact on Mizzou cross-country

By Titus Wu | Oct. 13, 2016

Two years after Burns took over men’s cross country, the coach-athlete dynamic has been through major changes.

Mizzou cross-country excels at Chile Pepper Festival

By Titus Wu | Oct. 1, 2016

Junior Karissa Schweizer once again places first individually.

Cook brothers reflect on racing together from childhood to college

Cook brothers reflect on racing together from childhood to college

By Titus Wu | Sept. 29, 2016

This year will be their last running together competitively.

Missouri women’s cross-country stresses leadership for this year and beyond

Missouri women’s cross-country stresses leadership for this year and beyond

By Joe Noser | Sept. 27, 2016

Coach Marc Burns: “They’re the ones holding the flag when you go to fight, go to battle. The leadership on this team is really, really good.”

Men’s, women’s cross-country teams fare well in rainy conditions at Commodore Classic

Men’s, women’s cross-country teams fare well in rainy conditions at Commodore Classic

By Joe Noser | Sept. 17, 2016

Junior Karissa Schweizer won the race individually for the women, while the men were led by 14th place finisher Ollie Lockley.

Michael Widmann shines as cross-country contributor

Michael Widmann shines as cross-country contributor

By Titus Wu | Sept. 15, 2016

Coach Marc Burns: “There’s no reason why he can’t be one of our top guys moving forward.”

Women’s cross-country gears up for critical year

By Joe Noser | Sept. 9, 2016

Coach Marc Burns: “If we’re healthy and ready to go at the end of the year, this team can compete with anyone in the conference.”

Cross-country season starts at Hawkeye Invitational

By Titus Wu | Sept. 2, 2016

Despite some outstanding performances, results of the first race show there is much to improve.

Confidence runs high as Mizzou cross-country season begins

Confidence runs high as Mizzou cross-country season begins

By Titus Wu | Aug. 30, 2016

Ranked No. 5 in the preseason Southeastern Conference rankings, Mizzou men’s cross-country aims to place top three in the conference by the end of the season.

Eight Mizzou athletes to watch this year

In Print: Eight Mizzou athletes to watch this year

By Peter Baugh | Aug. 16, 2016

Terry Beckner and Cierra Porter highlight Mizzou athletes poised for a breakout year.

Schweizer leads Tigers at Midwest Regional

By Peter Baugh | Nov. 14, 2015

The sophomore earned All-Regional honors.

In Print: Adelsberger enjoys hard-earned breakout season

By Peter Baugh | Nov. 4, 2015

The junior has consistently been one of Missouri’s top three runners.

In Print: Schweizer leads Tigers at SEC Championships

By Peter Baugh | Oct. 30, 2015

The sophomore earned All-SEC honors.

Sports Blog: Cross-country wraps up regular season in Louisville

Posted to Sports Blog by Peter Baugh on Oct. 17, 2015 at 4:19 p.m.

Missouri’s men’s and women’s cross-country teams competed this Saturday at the Pre-National Meet in Louisville, Kentucky. The men finished 31st out of 42 teams, and the women were 33rd out of 45 teams. The meet offered runners the chance to compete at this season’s NCAA Championship ...

State champs to SEC: Rock Bridge runners compete for Mizzou

In Print: State champs to SEC: Rock Bridge runners compete for Mizzou

By Peter Baugh | Oct. 14, 2015

Three Mizzou runners won a state title together in high school.

Schweizer, Roe lead Mizzou at Notre Dame Invitational

By Peter Baugh | Oct. 2, 2015

The women ran against New Mexico, the No. 1 team in the nation.

In Print: Fischer motivated after a disappointing end to last season

By Peter Baugh | Sept. 29, 2015

Marc Burns: “(Fischer's) one of the best distance runners in the country, there’s no doubt about that.”

Cross-country opens SEC action

By Peter Baugh | Sept. 26, 2015

The team will compete again next Friday at the Notre Dame Invitational.

In Print: Three top British runners look to make impact at Mizzou

By Peter Baugh | Sept. 16, 2015

All three runners could make immediate impacts in either cross-country or track.

Cook, Schweizer lead Mizzou at Forest Park

By Peter Baugh | Sept. 12, 2015

Both the men and women teams finished in first place.

Cross-country starts season with Illini Challenge

By Peter Baugh | Sept. 5, 2015

The Tigers were led by freshman Kate Smith and junior Will Crocker in their first cross-country meet of the season.

In Print: Schweizer set for big 2015 season

By Peter Baugh | Aug. 26, 2015

Schweizer qualified for the NCAA Championships as a freshman and is set to be a top runner on the cross country 2015 team.

Schweizer impresses in debut season

By Morgan Magid | Nov. 21, 2014

Cross-country runner Karissa Schweizer is SEC Freshman of the Year, and one of the team’s most important contributors throughout the fall.

Sports Blog: Cross country gets nod in rankings for first time since 2000

Posted to Sports Blog by Brent Pearson on Oct. 3, 2012 at 10:49 a.m.

For 12 years, the Missouri men’s cross-country team has sat outside of the national rankings. After a 12-year drought, the team has landed No. 30 spot, as released in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Tuesday. Missouri propelled itself into the rankings with a strong ...

In Print: Storms takes first at Missouri Cross Country Challenge

By Mihir Bhagat | Sept. 13, 2011

Missouri cross-country runners are looking to the future after the only home meet of the season.

Missouri Cross Country team places 3 in top 5 at home meet

In Print: Missouri Cross Country team places 3 in top 5 at home meet

By Steve Cassidy | Sept. 14, 2010

Sophomore Kaitie Vannata finished first in the women's meet for the Tigers.