The Daily Northwestern

Cross Country: Pianin shines, Wildcats struggle against tough field at Pre-Nationals

Max Schuman, Reporter

October 19, 2014

Powered by an impressive performance by sophomore Jena Pianin, Northwestern clawed its way to 31st place in the team standings at Saturday’s Pre-Nationals Invitational in Terre Haute, Indiana. The meet, which was held on...

Cross Country: Ahead of Pre-Nationals, Wildcats turn disappointment into drive

Max Schuman, Reporter

October 16, 2014

Cross Country At the Notre Dame Invitational earlier this season, against the biggest and deepest field the team had faced all year, Northwestern came away with a disappointing 12th-place finish out of 22 teams. Some individuals ran well for the Wildcats — sophomores Jena Pianin and Andrea Ostenso grabbed top-30 finishes and show...

Cross Country: Northwestern disappointed with 12th-place finish in South Bend

Max Schuman, Reporter

October 5, 2014

Against a highly competitive and diverse field of teams from around the nation, Northwestern secured a 12th-place finish with 330 points in Friday’s Notre Dame Invitational. The Wildcats competed in the Blue Division ag...

Cross Country: Wildcats prep for key early season meet

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

October 1, 2014

Northwestern faces its biggest challenge of the young season Friday at the Notre Dame Invitational in South Bend, Indiana — its most important meet yet. “This event will give us a good idea of how fit we really are,”...

Cross Country: Kocha, Wildcats close season at Regionals

Ellie Friedmann, Reporter

November 20, 2013

Senior Libby Kocha ended her Northwestern cross country career on a high note, earning All-Region honors, achieving a personal best time for the 6k distance and leading her team to ninth place in the Midwest region. The Wildcats...