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Women's cross country takes the crown

Women’s cross country takes the crown

By RENE ESCOBAR The Pima Community College men’s and women’s cross country teams participated at the ACCAC Conference Championships at Estrella Regional Park in Goodyear Sept. 29. Freshman Katherine Bruno is the ACCAC Conference champion after she took first place in the women’s 5K with a time of 18 minutes, 37.9 seconds. The women’s team […]

CROSS COUNTRY: Felzien sets school record at invitational

CROSS COUNTRY: Felzien sets school record at invitational

By CASEY MUSE JR The Pima Community College men’s and women’s cross country teams closed out the regular season on Oct. 14 at the Mount San Antonio College Invitational in Walnut, California. The Aztec women finished eighth out of 17 teams in a 3-mile race with a team score of 239 points. Sophomore Samantha Felzien […]

Track and Field: PCC preparing for title

Track and Field: PCC preparing for title

By CASEY MUSE JR. The Pima Community College men’s and women’s track and field teams participated in their final regular season events at the Triton Invitational in La Jolla, CA on April 22-23. Sophomore Kelsey Montano finished the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a time of 11 minutes, 12.65 seconds. She broke a Pima school record as […]

Aztecs finish top 10 at nationals

Aztecs finish top 10 at nationals

by MICKEY LAMB In college sports, the character of a team is showcased not by how a team manages its successes but through its resolve as it struggles with disappointment. The 2014 season saw the women’s cross country team falling below the top ten positions for the first time in almost a decade.  Head coach […]

Going to Iowa

Going to Iowa

by MICKEY LAMB The Pima Community College men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the 2015 Region 1 Championships held at Villago Community Park in Casa Grande on Saturday, Oct. 31 The men’s 8K race began at 9 a.m. with Pima coming into the event ranked 13th in the country. The Aztecs placed third […]

CROSS-COUNTRY: Finishing in fashion

CROSS-COUNTRY: Finishing in fashion

by STEVEN FOWLER Coming off an impressive first place finish at the Mesa Community College Thunderbird Classic, the Pima Community College Aztecs looked to carry the momentum. The Pima men’s and women’s cross-country teams competed in the Mount San Antonio College Invitational on Friday Oct.16 in Walnut, California. The No. 4 ranked Aztecs women’s team […]

CROSS-COUNTRY: Men take sixth at Nationals

CROSS-COUNTRY: Men take sixth at Nationals

BY JAMIE MAESE The Pima Community College men’s and women’s cross-country teams closed out their season Nov. 8 at the NJCAA National Championships in Lubbock, Texas. The men’s team took sixth place out of 33 teams with a team score of 243 points. It was the best finish for the Aztecs since 2004, when they […]

CROSS COUNTRY: Teams place second at conference meet

CROSS COUNTRY: Teams place second at conference meet

By JAMIE MAESE Pima Community College men’s and women’s cross country teams have been taking the lead in their last two meets. Both teams placed second in the ACCAC conference meet on Sept. 26 at Paradise Valley Community College in Phoenix. The women finished second out of six teams with 60 points. Central Arizona College […]

CROSS-COUNTRY: Team dashes into national top 10

CROSS-COUNTRY: Team dashes into national top 10

By JAMIE MAESE The Pima Community College men’s and women’s cross-country teams jumped into the national top 10 when NJCAA Division I rankings were released Sept. 15. The men’s team was ranked No. 8 with 84 points. Pima was one of two ACCAC conference teams listed, with Mesa Community College ranked No 10 with 67 […]

Wenneborg seeks to ‘test’ team

Wenneborg seeks to ‘test’ team

By DIEGO LOZANO III   With last season yielding mixed results for the Pima Community College men’s and women’s cross-country teams, head coach Greg Wenneborg is uncertain what to expect this time around.   At the NJCAA National Championships in November 2012, the women took seventh place while the men competed above hopes with a […]

CROSS-COUNTRY: Harriers place in top eight at Calif. meet

CROSS-COUNTRY: Harriers place in top eight at Calif. meet

By CLYNISHA STEVENS The Pima Community College men’s and women’s cross-country teams competed in the Mount Sac Invitational in Walnut, Calif., on Oct. 12. In the women’s three-mile race, PCC came in sixth place out of 26 teams, scoring 164 points. Cerritos College (Calif.) won the women’s division. Freshman Nikki Regalado was the top Pima finisher, […]

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CROSS-COUNTRY: Pima runners compete in Dave Murray Invitational

By GRETCHEN PATZE The Pima Community College women’s cross-country team finished in 4th place at the Dell Urich Golf Course in Tucson on Friday, Sept. 14. The men’s team came in 7th in their 4.25-mile race. The women totaled 107 points, behind third-place finisher Mesa Community College. The University of Arizona placed first in the […]

Women’s cross country team heads to Nationals

Women’s cross country team heads to Nationals

By DANIEL GAONA aztecpress@pima.edu Pima Community College cross country coach Greg Wenneborg felt the men’s team was solid heading into the season but worried about the women’s team. Now, at the end of the season, his mindset is the complete opposite. The men’s team struggled throughout the season and failed to qualify for Nationals. It […]

Regionals a vital meet for men's Cross Country

Regionals a vital meet for men’s Cross Country

By Daniel Gaona Photo by Ed Adams aztecpress@pima.edu While the Pima Community College women’s cross country team already has secured a trip to Nationals, the men’s squad needs a huge finish to qualify. Both teams will travel to Riverview Park in Mesa on Nov. 2 for the National Junior College Athletic Association Region 1 Championship […]

Cross Country teams in different places

Cross Country teams in different places

Editor’s note: on Oct. 14 the men’s cross country team reentered the rankings at No. 18 By Daniel Gaona Photos by Ed Adams With only two meets left in the regular season, the Pima Community College men’s and women’s cross country teams are in different places. The men are currently unranked. Men’s and women’s head […]