PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad - Robert Cheseret (Colorado Springs, Colo.) took the individual title in the men's 8 km and Megan Duwell (Flagstaff, Ariz.) won silver in the women's 6 km to lead Team USA men and women to the team gold medals. Chelsea Orr (Sammamish, Wash.) won individual gold in the junior women's 6 km to lead the U.S. to a team silver medal Saturday, at the seventh annual North America, Central America and Caribbean Athletic Association (NACAC) Cross Country Championships at Queen's Park Savannah in Trinidad.
SAN DIEGO – Olympic Bronze medalist and American record holder Shalane Flanagan (Portland, Ore.) dominated the women’s field to win her fifth USA Cross Country title, while Brent Vaughn (Blackhawk, Colo.) surprised the men’s field to win his first USA title Saturday at the 2011 USA Cross Country Championships.
INDIANAPOLIS – Olympic Bronze medalist and American record holder Shalane Flanagan (Portland, Ore.) and 2008 Olympian Matt Tegenkamp (Portland, Ore.) lead the fields at the 2011 USA Cross Country Championships scheduled for Saturday at Mission Bay Park in San Diego, Calif. Flanagan will be seeking her fifth USA Cross Country title.
Gold medalist, former Gatorade Female High School Athlete of the Year Allyson Felix surprises standout with honor - NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. - (Feb. 1, 2011) - In its 26th year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with ESPN RISE, has announced Aisling Cuffe of Cornwall Central High School (New Windsor, N.Y.) as its 2010-11 Gatorade National Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year. Cuffe was surprised with the news during her sixth period class by professional runner and Summer Games gold medalist Allyson Felix, who won the Gatorade National Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year award in 2002-03, then captured Gatorade Female High School Athlete of the Year honors in 2003.
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- Team USA takes second at first Bupa Great Edinburgh International Cross Country Team Challenge
- Home San Diego to Host 2011 USA XC Natl Champs by Thom Hunt, Note by Larry Eder
- Ritzenhein And Rupp To Lead USA Squad At Edinburgh XC