The Daily Northwestern

Wildcats spring into tougher competition

Ellie Friedmann, Reporter

October 2, 2013

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

It is going to be an important weekend for the Wildcats as they begin to transition to bigger, more competitive meets that present opportunities to score at-large points toward the national championship. Northwestern will co...

Cross Country: Wildcats combine youth and experience

Ellie Friedmann, Reporter

September 24, 2013

Filed under Cross Country, Sports

After winning the Badger Season-Opener and placing fourth at the Dartmouth Invitational, Northwestern is gearing up for a meet that presents its first opportunity to win an at-large point toward the NCAA Championship. The Notre...

Cross Country: Northwestern falls short in heartbreaking race

John Paschall, Reporter

November 11, 2012

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

The dream at the beginning of the season was simple: Make the NCAA Championships. However, that vision did not quite become a reality Friday at the NCAA Midwest Regional in Springfield, Mo. Northwestern was running wild...

Cross Country: Huth, Wildcats run to Springfield in hopes of extending season

John Paschall, Reporter

November 9, 2012

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

The Wildcats have a secret, and senior Audrey Huth can’t wait to share it with the competition at NCAA Midwest Regionals on Friday in Springfield, Mo. “People don’t know what we are capable of,” Huth said. “We m...

Cross Country: Wildcats struggle, leave Big Ten Championships unsatisfied

John Paschall, Reporter

October 29, 2012

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Untapped potential can be any team's biggest regret. Northwestern found that out the hard way in East Lansing, as the Wildcats ran to a frustrating seventh place finish in the Big Ten Championships. Though the Cats did imp...

Cross Country: Experience laden Wildcats ready to make noise at Big Ten Champsionships

John Paschall, Reporter

October 26, 2012

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

Coach April Likhite is taking a different approach to this year’s Big Ten Championships in East Lansing, Mich., and she is putting her energy toward getting pumped for the event rather than stressing out because of it. ...

Cross Country: Huth breaks own record in stellar weekend

John Paschall, Reporter

October 15, 2012

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

Another race, another record broken. The Wildcats continued to live up to their “Run Wild” mentality this weekend, setting personal and team records at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational and the Bradley Classic. In the two...

Cross Country: Experience, chemistry propel Wildcats

John Paschall, Reporter

October 11, 2012

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

Flash back one year to the day before the 2011 Wisconsin Adidas Invitational. The cross-country team that traveled to the meet thought it was a a deep squad. Fast-forward to today, when the team that will head to Madison, Wis.,...

Cross Country: Wildcats not satisified with South Bend success

John Paschall, Reporter

October 1, 2012

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

This weekend’s meet at the Notre Dame Invitational proved there has been a culture change in the cross country team. Any of the girls on the roster will briefly mention the Wildcats' strong sixth-place finish in a group of...

Cross Country: Huth leads Wildcats into two-meet weekend

John Paschall, Reporter

September 28, 2012

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

Despite solid performances from Northwestern's young core so far this season, the youth movement is not in full effect just yet. Led by senior Audrey Huth, the Wildcats have found success early in the season. With better contri...

Cross Country: Goldsmith, Huth and Moriset ready to lead way for NU at Big Ten Championship

John Paschall

October 26, 2011

Filed under Cross Country, Sports

The wait is over for the Northwestern cross-country team as its runners will finally get a chance to avenge last year's disappointing 10th-place finish at the Big Ten Championship. Coming off a strong performance at the Wisco...

Cross Country: NU runners compete for elusive ninth spot

John Paschall

October 19, 2011

Filed under Cross Country, Sports

It's an old-fashioned dog fight as the Wildcats travel to Champaign, Ill., for Friday's Illini Open. The "Big Ten Group," comprised of the top nine Northwestern runners, has almost been finalized, with one spot left to be de...