May 31, 2012
ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT: Meis, Pia Named to Academic All-District Track/XC Teams
NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University women’s sprinter Rachel Meis and men’s cross country and distance runner Joseph Pia have been named to the 2011-12 Capital One / CoSIDA Academic All-District VIII Track and Field/Cross Country Teams for the NCAA Division III as voted on by the College Sports Information Directors of America.
November 16, 2011
Dreibelbis Receives BAA Award for Second Time after Strong Run at West Regional
NEWBERG, Ore. – For the second time in three weeks, George Fox men’s cross country runner Kyle Dreibelbis has been named the Bruin Athletic Association Men’s Athlete of the Week, this time for the week of Nov. 7-13 after a strong showing in the NCAA Division III West Regional Championships on Nov. 5 in Claremont, Calif.
November 16, 2011
All-Region Status Earns Hochstetler BAA Athlete of the Week Award for Second Time
NEWBERG, Ore. - By earning All-Region honors in the NCAA Division III Women’s Cross Country West Regional Championship on Nov. 12 in Claremont, Calif., George Fox’s Courtney Hochstetler has been named the Bruin Athletic Association Women’s Athlete of the Week for Nov. 7-13, the second time this fall she has been so honored.
November 12, 2011
WEST REGIONALS: Bruin Women Finish 14th as Hochstetler Earns All-Region Honors
CLAREMONT, Calif. - Courtney Hochstetler became the first George Fox University women’s runner to earn All-Region honors in four years and the Bruins as a team came in 14th out of 20 teams in the NCAA Division III West Regional Cross Country Championships held Saturday morning here at the Pomona-Pitzer Colleges course.
November 3, 2011
Dreibelbis’ Strong Race at NWC Championships Earns Him BAA Weekly Honors
NEWBERG, Ore. – A solid race in the Northwest Conference Men’s Cross Country Championships that landed him just two spots away from All-Conference honors has earned George Fox’s Kyle Dreibelbis the Bruin Athletic Association Men’s Athlete of the Week award for Oct. 24-30, his first time to be so honored.
October 29, 2011
NWC CHAMPIONSHIPS: Bruin Men and Women Both Finish 9th in Conference Races
BROOKS, Ore. - Top 20 finishes by Kyle Dreibelbis for the men and Courtney Hochstetler for the women highlighted individual performances but could not prevent the George Fox University men’s and women’s cross country teams from each finishing ninth at the Northwest Conference Championships Saturday here at Willamette Mission State Park.
October 19, 2011
Hochstetler Named BAA Athlete of the Week, HM for Conference Weekly Honors
NEWBERG, Ore. - A third-place finish in Pacific University’s Boxer Rebellion women’s 6K race on Oct. 15 has earned George Fox’s Courtney Hochstetler the Bruin Athletic Association Women’s Athlete of the Week award for Oct. 10-16, as well as honorable mention for the Northwest Conference Women’s Cross Country Student-Athlete of the Week.
October 15, 2011
BOXER REBELLION: Bruin Men and Women 5th in Final Race before Conference Meet
FOREST GROVE, Ore. - Taking part in their last tuneup races before the Northwest Conference Cross Country Championships, the George Fox University men and women each finished fifth out of five teams in the Boxer Rebellion Meet hosted by Pacific University Saturday morning here at the Sunny Grove Golf Course.
October 6, 2011
Pia, Freiheit Earn BAA Weekly Awards; Bruin Men Ranked 10th in West Region
NEWBERG, Ore. - After winning the men’s and women’s college division races in the Pacific Dual / Bear Fete cross country meet this past Saturday, George Fox University’s Joseph Pia and Kate Freiheit have been named the Bruin Athletic Association Men’s and Women’s Athletes of the Week respectively for the week of Sept. 26-Oct. 2.
October 3, 2011
BEAR FETE: Bruin Alumni Take Running VERY Seriously When Returning to Campus!
ST. PAUL, Ore. - It takes a long time for the competitive juices to stop flowing through the veins of cross country runners, and alumni of the George Fox University running programs are no exception. Take the recent Pacific Dual Meet / GFU Bear Fete event this past Saturday at the Champoeg State Heritage Area, for example.
October 1, 2011
PACIFIC DUAL MEET: Bruins Win Men’s Division; Women’s Division Goes to Boxers
ST. PAUL, Ore. - Joseph Pia and Kate Freiheit gave George Fox University the champions in the men’s and women’s divisions respectively of the Bruins’ cross country dual meet with Pacific University Saturday here at Champoeg State Heritage Area, but the team results were split as the Bruins took the men’s division and the Boxers the women’s section.
September 24, 2011
LINFIELD PREVIEW: Bruins Use Linfield Event as “Training Exercise” for Home Meet
BROOKS, Ore. - If the times and places for the George Fox University men’s and women’s cross country runners who competed in the Linfield College Preview Saturday here at the Willamette Mission State Park appear a bit unusual, or slower than normal - well, that’s because they are, according to Bruins’ assistant coach Jeff Larson.
September 19, 2011
SUNDODGER INVITATIONAL: Three Bruins Set New Personal Records at UW Meet
SEATTLE, Wash. - Three of the four George Fox University men’s cross country runners who competed in the Men’s Open race at the Sundodger Invitational meet, hosted by the University of Washington, established new personal records in the 8,000 meter run this past Saturday here at Lincoln Park.
September 10, 2011
L&C PIONEER OPEN: Bruin Quintet Open Men’s XC Season with Sixth-Place Finish
ESTACADA, Ore. - A quintet of runners got the George Fox University men’s cross country 2011 season going as the Bruins finished in sixth place as a team in the Pioneer Open 8K race which was hosted by Lewis & Clark College Saturday here at McIver State Park.
September 6, 2011
PREVIEW: Young but Experienced Bruin XC Teams Hoping to Make Big Strides in 2011
NEWBERG, Ore. – With a major portion of their rosters returning, including each group’s top runners, the George Fox University Bruins are looking to make some significant strides on the conference and regional levels during the forthcoming 2011 men’s and women’s cross country campaigns.
August 23, 2011
REGIONAL POLL: Bruin Men Rated No. 9 in USTFCCCA West Region Pre-Season Poll
NEWBERG, Ore. – Bolstered by an experienced roster of 10 returning letter winners, the George Fox University men’s cross country team has been picked ninth in the NCAA Division III West Region 2011 pre-season rankings by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
SUNDODGER INVITATIONAL: Bruin Women Open with 16th-Place Finish at UW Meet
SEATTLE, Wash. - Opening their 2011 season against runners from across the small-college spectrum, the George Fox University women’s cross country team placed 16th out of 17 teams in the Women’s Open 6K race of the Sundodger Invitational meet hosted by the University of Washington Saturday here at Lincoln Park.