The Daily Northwestern

Cross Country: Wildcats aim to disprove their ranking at NCAA Regional

Ellie Friedmann, Reporter

November 14, 2013

The Wildcats are ranked 13th in the Midwest region, but they think they can do better. The NCAA Midwest Regional Championships take place Friday at Iowa State. Northwestern is sending its best seven runners to compete, and coa...

Cross Country: Wildcats gain experience in ‘fun run’ meet

Ellie Friedmann, Reporter

November 12, 2013

The Wildcats were 10 of the first 11 female finishers Friday at the NIU Huskie Open in Dekalb, Ill. Not only was the 5K race co-ed, but it also included community members running for fun. Senior Julia Buford said there aren’t...

Cross Country: Wildcats fail to meet expectations, finish tenth at Big Tens

November 5, 2013

The Wildcats fell short of expectations Sunday at the Big Ten Championships hosted by Purdue. Northwestern finished tenth of 12 teams. The team's goal was to finish in the top seven. Freshman Andrea Ostenso finished first for the Cats, placing 40th in a field of 104 runners. She ra...

Cross Country: Wildcats disappoint in Wisconsin, attempt to regroup

Ellie Friedmann, Reporter

October 23, 2013

The freshmen on the Wildcats’ roster are talented, but they can’t carry the team. The Cats were disappointed Saturday when they placed 34th of 37 teams at the prestigious Wisconsin Adidas Invitational in Madison. Senior...

Cross Country: Sophomore earns Big Ten honors, Wildcats take first

Ellie Friedmann, Reporter

October 16, 2013

The Wildcats expected to win. And they did just that. Northwestern won first place of 25 teams Saturday at the Lucian Rosa Invitational at University of Wisconsin Parkside. The Cats' top finisher was awarded Big Ten Cross Country...