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 ...
BOTH BLUE DRAGON CROSS COUNTRY TEAMS RANKED IN FIRST POLL OF 2013
A bit battered and bruised to start the season, the Hutchinson Community College women’s and men’s cross country teams are certainly catching the eye of the voters who make up the NJCAA/Hill-N-Dale Cross Country rankings.
The Hutchinson women’s cross country team is ranked No. 8 i ...
MURPHY LEADS BLUE DRAGON CROSS COUNTRY AT SEASON-OPENING MEET
LAWRENCE – Sophomore John Murphy III had a tremendous start to 2013 on Saturday with one of his best career performances in a field filled with NCAA Division I runners at the University of Kansas/Bob Timmons Classic at the famed Rim Rock Farm.
Murphy finished 14th overall with a time of 20 mi ...
SEASON PREVIEW: HCC CROSS COUNTRY RUNNERS HAVE LOFTY GOALS IN 2013
People are talking about Blue Dragon cross country again.
They are talking about Hutchinson Community College’s new course, the Westar-Prairie Ridge Course in northeast Hutchinson. And there hasn’t been this much chatter about Blue Dragon cross country since 2001, the year the HCC wome ...
BLUE DRAGON CROSS COUNTRY TEAMS AMPED TO GET GOING
If you are a Hutchinson Community College cross country runner, August 31 cannot get here soon enough.
That magical date is the day of the Blue Dragons’ first meet of 2013 – the KU Invitational at Rim Rock Farm.
The anticipation for the new season isn’t just enveloping the athlet ...
WILLIAMS, LANE FINISH IN TOP 50 AT NJCAA CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS
INA, Ill. – Both Isaac Williams and Cecilia Lane had a little more to prove on Saturday than just competing at the NJCAA Division I Cross Country Championships at Rend Lake College.Williams wanted to show everybody that his Region VI performance could be duplicated. Lane wanted to post a great ...
HCC CROSS COUNTRY RUNNERS READY TO BATTLE AT NATIONALS
When six members of the Hutchinson Community College men’s and women’s cross country teams take to the course for Saturday’s NJCAA Division I National Cross Country Championships, there will be a little something different going on.For the first time this season, the Blue Dragons w ...
HCC’S DIOSHA JOHNSON GETS ANOTHER SHOT AT NATIONALS
A few days after the 2012 Region VI Cross Country Championships, Diosha Johnson received a phone call.It turned out to be the call of opportunity and redemption for the Hutchinson Community College women’s cross country sophomore.After having to drop out of the 2011 NJCAA Division I Cross Coun ...
HCC MEN, WOMEN 6TH AT REGION VI CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS
OVERLAND PARK – Both Hutchinson Community College cross country teams placed sixth on Saturday at the Region VI Cross Country Championships at Johnson County Community College.The Lady Dragons, ranked 21st in the final NJCAA Division I Women’s Poll, placed second in the Jayhawk West team ...
HCC CROSS COUNTRY TEAMS LOOK FOR MORE POSITIVES AT REGION VI
Rod Zook was hired in July, just a little more than a month before the Hutchinson Community College cross country teams opened the 2012 season. Granted, he had been the Blue Dragons’ assistant coach for two seasons, so he knew the runners, but as the head coach, he had little time to mold the ...
LADY DRAGONS CAPTURE SECOND INVITATIONAL CROWN OF SEASON
McPHERSON – Led by top-seven finishes by freshmen Ashlynn Lambert and Cecilia Lane, the 17th-ranked Hutchinson Community College women’s cross country team won its second invitational of the season, winning the McPherson College Lakeside Shootout on Saturday.Running just five athletes, t ...
BLUE DRAGON MEN FINISH SECOND BEHIND WSU AT LAKESIDE SHOOTOUT
McPHERSON – Only Division I Wichita State stood in the way of the 21st-ranked Hutchinson Community College men’s cross country team from a second team championship on Saturday as the Blue Dragons finished second at the McPherson College Lakeside Shootout.Wichita State placed four runners ...
HCC CROSS COUNTRY RUNNERS GET BACK TO WORK SATURDAY
If it seems like it’s been a while since the Hutchinson Community College cross country teams have been in action, it has.Because of injury and illness, first-year head coach Rod Zook has adjusted his schedule to get his runners ready for the final stretch of the season. Thus, the 21st-ranked ...