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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Cross Country: Graduate student Rachel McCardell returns to fulfill ‘unfinished business,’ rewrite Northwestern’s record books

November 16, 2022

When graduate student Rachel McCardell was an underclassman, Northwestern cross country routinely finished in the bottom half of the Big Ten and the Midwest Region. Qualifying for NCAA Division I National...

A group of girls run at a cross country meet.

Cross Country: Northwestern earns highest regionals finish in 20 years, McCardell qualifies for nationals

November 15, 2021

Cross Country Northwestern has proved this season it would be foolish to count it out.  The Wildcats finished 13th at the Midwest Regional Championships in 2019. But a lot can change in two years.  On...

Sarah McCoy runs in the race. The sophomore runner will look to lead her team to a successful weekend at NCAA Regionals.

Cross Country: Northwestern plans to “put it all out there” in their possible final race of the season

November 15, 2019

Cross Country Northwestern stumbled in the Big Ten Championships, its first race of championship season, but Friday’s NCAA Midwest Regional offers a chance for redemption. At the conference...

Amanda Davis runs in a race. The junior runner participated at the Loyola Lakefront Invite.

Cross Country: Northwestern aims for progress at NCAA Pre Nationals

October 16, 2019

Following a three-week break from racing, Northwestern is gearing up to take major steps forward at the NCAA Pre Nationals in Terre Haute, Ind. With All-American Aubrey Roberts absent, the Wildcats...

Former Northwestern cross country coach ‘A Havahla Haynes has left the program to take a coaching job at SMU. Haynes led the Wildcats program to gradual improvements over the past four years.

Cross Country: ‘A Havahla Haynes to leave Northwestern for SMU

June 21, 2019
aynes, a University of Wisconsin graduate, coached the Wildcats for the past four seasons after a stint as associate head coach at New Mexico.
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