Oct. 15, 2011
Terre Haute, Ind. - The Rice women's cross country team runs on Sunday, October 16 at the Pre-National Invitational hosted by Indiana State.
Action takes place on the LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country course at the Wabash Valley Family Sports Center. Four of the women's top 30 and 29 regionally ranked women's teams compete for the title on Sunday. Rice is ranked third in the South Central Region just behind Arkansas and Texas. Running for the Owls will be Becky Wade, Allison Pye, Halsey Fowler, Farrah Madany, Heather Olson, Allie Schaich, and Lindsay Miller.
The women's 6,000 meter Blue Race starts at 10:40 a.m. (CT). The men's 8,000 meter Blue Race starts at 10 a.m. (CT) with the gates opening for spectators at 8 a.m. (CT).
Indiana State was selected to host the 2011 NCAA Division I Men's and Women's Cross Country Championships for the eighth straight year and the ninth time in the last 10 years. The host for the national championships also hosts the pre-national invitational each year. This year's NCAA Championship is slated for Monday, November 21 with the men's 10k starting at 11:08 (CT) and the women's 6k starting at 11:58 (CT).
Indiana State hosted the NCAA Championship for the first time in 2002 and was named the host from 2004 thru 2010. The championship was scheduled to be held at two other sites before returning to Indiana State in 2013 but was awarded to ISU for 2011 earlier this year. The University of Louisville has been designated as the site of the 2012 Championship.
Rice Earns C-USA Institutional Excellence Award
07/12/2016 - For the ninth time in the past 11 years, Rice University student-athletes earned the Conference USA Institutional Excellence Award in 2015-16 by...
Rice Athletics Honors Scholar-Athletes
02/21/2016 - Rice Athletics and the R Association honored 17 student-athletes who were named the top academic performers in their respective sports at the 30th ...
Cross Country Teams Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic ...
02/19/2016 - The Rice University men's and women's cross country teams earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors, the association announced Friday afternoon.
Roper Selected C-USA Cross Country Athlete of...
12/01/2015 - Rice junior Cali Roper was voted the Conference USA Female Cross Country Athlete of the Year by the league’s head coaches as announced by the...
Roper Finishes 56th at NCAA Cross Country...
11/21/2015 - Rice redshirt junior Cali Roper capped off a stellar cross country season with a 56th place finish at Saturday’s NCAA Cross Country...
Roper Prepped for NCAA Championships on Saturday
11/20/2015 - Rice junior Cali Roper will be competing at her second straight NCAA Division I Women's Cross Country Championship, which will be held Saturday at ...
Roper Earns Second Straight Trip to NCAA...
11/13/2015 - Rice junior Cali Roper earned her second consecutive NCAA Championship berth with a third place finish at Friday’s NCAA South Central...
Jensen, Roper Selected to C-USA All-Academic Team
11/13/2015 - For a second straight year, Rice juniors Katie Jensen and Cali Roper were each named to the 2015 Conference USA Women’s Cross Country All-Aca...
- Top Videos /
- Online Store