CLAXTON PACES HCC WOMEN TO STRONG FINISH AT NJCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS
LUBBOCK, Texas – What a difference one year has made for Hutchinson Community College women’s cross country runner Ashley Claxton.
As a freshman last season, Claxton was usually among the last Blue Dragon runners to finish in times ranging between 22 and 23 minutes.
When Claxton closed ...
BLUE DRAGON RUNNERS HOPE TO CONTINUE ROLL AT NJCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS
The question surrounding the 2014 Hutchinson Community College cross country teams heading into Saturday’s NJCAA Championships in Lubbock, Texas, is can the Blue Dragons repeat the performances of two weeks ago that netted a pair of third-place plaques at the Region VI Championships?
The Blue ...
SAME FORMULA NETS BLUE DRAGON MEN 3RD-PLACE REGIONAL FINISH
COLBY – The Hutchinson Community College men’s cross country team has been very adept at pack running all season long. The Blue Dragons used that same formula to produce their best regional finish since 2004.
The Blue Dragons placed third overall on Saturday at the 2014 Region VI Champi ...
HCC WOMEN RACE TO 3RD-PLACE FINISH AT REGION VI CROSS COUNTRY
COLBY – After a regular season of ups and downs, Hutchinson Community College head coach Rod Zook was wondering when, or if, his Blue Dragon women’s cross country team would figure things out.
That may have happened on Saturday as the Blue Dragons ran their best collective race of the s ...
BLUE DRAGON MEN FINISH SECOND AT HASKELL INVITATIONAL
LAWRENCE – The Hutchinson Community College men’s cross country team had seven runners finish in the top 19 on Saturday at the Haskell University Invitational, and yet still couldn’t claim the team championship.
That went to Truman University, which owned the top two runners and t ...
BLUE DRAGON MEN 9TH, WOMEN 10TH AT COWBOY JAMBOREE
STILLWATER, Okla. – The Hutchinson Community College men’s cross country team placed ninth overall in the college division while the women placed 10th on Saturday at the Oklahoma State Cowboy Jamboree.
The NJCAA Division I 16th-ranked Blue Dragon men had three runners place in the top 5 ...
HCC CROSS COUNTRY TEAMS RUN AT COWBOY JAMBOREE ON SATURDAY
The Hutchinson Community College men’s and women’s cross country teams will get a close look at several of the region’s top junior college teams, not to mention some of the best NCAA Division I programs on Saturday morning at the 77th Oklahoma State Cowboy Jamboree on Saturday morn ...
BLUE DRAGON MEN COMPETE HARD, FINISH STRONG 3RD IN THE ROMP AT THE RIDGE
Freshman Forrest Dreyer once again set the pace and the rest of the Hutchinson Community College men’s cross country team followed on Saturday in the Blue Dragons’ only home race of the season.
Against a strong field that in including NCAA Division II Fort Hays State and defending Regio ...
LINGG LEADS BLUE DRAGON WOMEN TO 6TH-PLACE FINISH IN THE 2014 'ROMP'
Freshman Angela Lingg was the top runner for the Hutchinson Community College women’s cross country team for a second-straight week as the Blue Dragons finished sixth overall at the third-annual Romp at the Ridge on Saturday morning at Westar/Prairie Ridge Park.
For the second-straight week, ...
SATURDAY’S ‘ROMP AT THE RIDGE’ TO HAVE LARGE, COMPETITIVE FIELDS
Twelve teams and more than 200 runners are expected to compete in the third annual Blue Dragon Cross Country Invitational, now referred to as “The Romp At The Ridge.”
That name was derived from the home of Blue Dragon Cross Country, the Westar/Prairie Ridge Park, a natural-cut course lo ...
DREYER, LINGG LEAD HCC CROSS COUNTRY RUNNERS IN GOOD 2014 OPENER
AUGUSTA – Freshman runners Forrest Dreyer and Angela Lingg were the top runners for the Hutchinson Community College cross country teams on Saturday as the Blue Dragons opened the 2014 season at the Wichita State/J.K. Gold Classic at Raft Golf Course.
The Blue Dragons were running against NCA ...
HCC CROSS COUNTRY TEAMS OPEN 2014 SEASON SATURDAY AT J.K. GOLD CLASSIC
When Hutchinson Community College head cross country coach Rod Zook looks at his 2014 men’s and women’s rosters, there is one undisputed fact … these runners are Zook’s runners.
For the first time in his three seasons running the Blue Dragon cross country program, the entir ...
LANE, MURPHY LEAD BLUE DRAGONS AT CROSS COUNTRY NATIONALS
FORT DODGE, Iowa – Hutchinson Community College cross country runners Cecilia Lane and John Murphy III closed out their Blue Dragon cross country careers on Saturday with Top 50 showings at the 2013 NJCAA Division I Cross Country Championships at Iowa Central Community College.
Lane led the L ...
DRIVEN ROMINE LEADS LADY DRAGONS TO CROSS COUNTRY NATIONALS
About 20 minutes following the Region VI Cross Country Championships at Westar/Prairie Ridge Park two weeks ago, some teammates went looking for Hutchinson Community College freshman cross country runner Kaylah Romine, who had to fulfill a media obligation.
“She’s out on the course warm ...
ROJAS, MURPHY HAVE SCORE TO SETTLE AT NATIONAL CROSS COUNTRY
The grudge isn’t with a person or team, but Hutchinson Community College men’s cross country runners Orbelin Rojas and John Murphy III have a beef and both have the opportunity Saturday to set the record straight.
As freshmen, the two Blue Dragon runners competed at the NJCAA Men’ ...
ROMINE, LANE POWER LADY DRAGONS AT REGION VI CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS
The Hutchinson Community College women’s cross country team took another large step forward on Monday as the Lady Dragons placed three runners in the Top 15 and had their best regional finish in 12 years at the 2013 Region VI Cross Country Championships at Westar/Prairie Ridge Park.
MURPHY TURNS IN TOP 10 FINISH FOR BLUE DRAGONS AT REGION VI CHAMPIONSHIPS
Sophomore John Murphy III continued a stellar 2013 cross country season on Monday as he earned all-region and all-conference honors to lead the 14th-ranked Hutchinson Community College men’s cross country team on Monday at the 2013 Region VI Championships at Hutchinson’s Westar/Prairie R ...
HCC CROSS COUNTRY’S NEW HOME ON DISPLAY FOR REGION VI CHAMPIONSHIPS
For the first time in school history, Hutchinson Community College will play host to the Region VI Cross Country Championships and HCC’s home for cross country will provide a challenge to the best junior college runners in the state of Kansas on Monday.
Westar/Prairie Ridge Park will be the s ...
SOPHOMORES GIVE HCC CROSS COUNTRY TEAM A COMPETITIVE FACE AGAIN
It has been 12 years since that wonderful run to an NJCAA national championship for the Hutchinson Community College women’s cross country team.
Five years before that was the last time the Blue Dragon men captured a Region VI team championship.
Under long-time head coach Terry Maste ...
SECOND BLUE DRAGON CROSS COUNTRY ‘ROMP AT THE RIDGE’ SET FOR SATURDAY
Almost 200 runners will put the Westar/Prairie Ridge Cross Country Course through its paces on Saturday as the Hutchinson Community College cross country team’s play host to the Blue Dragon Invitational now affectionately known as “The Romp at The Ridge.”
Several Jayhawk Conferenc ...