2019 Cross Country News

  • Monaghan places 200th on the national stage
    November 23, 2019
    Puget Sound sophomore men’s cross country runner Colin Monaghan ran in his second-career NCAA D-III Championship Saturday morning, hosted by Spalding University.
  • Monaghan set for NCAA D-III Championships in Louisville
    November 22, 2019
    Puget Sound’s two-time Northwest Conference Champion is in Louisville, Kentucky to race in the NCAA D-III Men’s Cross Country Championship Saturday, Nov. 23.
  • Monaghan adds another All-West Region honor to his resume
    November 16, 2019
    Colin Monaghan’s legacy continues to grow.
  • Logger trio ready to race with the region's best
    November 15, 2019
    Three Puget Sound cross country All-Northwest Conference runners are heading to Claremont, California for the NCAA D-III West Regionals hosted by Pomona Pitzer.
  • Two-time NWC Champion Monaghan named Logger of the Week
    November 04, 2019
    Puget Sound men's cross country sophomore Colin Monaghan is the Logger of the Week after repeating as the Northwest Conference Champion and NWC Men's Runner of the Year. 
  • Monaghan wins second NWC title; three Loggers claim All-NWC honors
    November 02, 2019
    Colin Monaghan is king of the Northwest Conference once again. The Puget Sound men’s cross country sophomore is the NWC’s Champion for the second consecutive year, and he is the NWC Men’s Runner of the Year for the second time.
  • Puget Sound ready to host NWC Championships
    October 31, 2019
    Puget Sound hosts the Northwest Conference Cross Country Championships Saturday, Nov. 2, at Fort Steilacoom Park in Lakewood, Washington. The men’s race begins at 9:30 a.m., and the women start at 10 a.m.
  • Monaghan gets fifth NWC honor this fall
    October 22, 2019
    For the fifth time in as many races, Puget Sound men’s cross country sophomore Colin Monaghan is the Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week.
  • Monaghan and Metzler lead the Loggers in Oregon
    October 19, 2019
    Puget Sound men’s sophomore Colin Monaghan beat 118 runners, and Logger women’s junior Rachael Metzler finished 17th out of 131 runners in the Lewis & Clark Invitational at McIver Park Saturday.
  • Loggers set for final race before NWC Championships
    October 18, 2019
    Saturday is the final tune up before the Northwest Conference Championships when the Puget Sound men’s and women’s cross country teams race in the Lewis & Clark Invitational at McIver State Park in Estacada, Oregon.
  • Monaghan receives fourth NWC weekly honor
    October 07, 2019
    For the fourth time this fall, Puget Sound men’s cross country sophomore Colin Monaghan was named the Northwest Conference Student-Athelte of the Week.
  • Monaghan wins third race of the season
    October 05, 2019
    Puget Sound men’s cross country sophomore Colin Monaghan earned his third outright win of the season during Saturday’s Charles Bowles Invitational hosted by Willamette.
  • Loggers to race in Chuck Bowles Invitational
    October 02, 2019
    There are only two more meets for the Puget Sound men’s and women’s cross country teams before the Loggers host the 2019 Northwest Conference Championships. The first of those two meets is Saturday, Oct. 5 in the 45h Charles Bowles Invitational.
  • NWC picks Monaghan for third weekly honor
    September 23, 2019
    Three races. Three Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week honors.
  • Monaghan earns another victory in PLU Invitational
    September 21, 2019
    Colin Monaghan is yet again a winner, and Rachael Metzler continues to stand out as the Puget Sound men’s and women’s cross country team placed seventh and sixth, respectively, in the Pacific Lutheran Invitational Saturday.
  • Loggers set to run in Parkland
    September 18, 2019
    Following a weekend off from competition, the Puget Sound men’s and women’s cross country teams return to action in Parkland, Washington, for the Pacific Lutheran Invitational Saturday, Sept. 21.
  • Monaghan wins sixth-career NWC weekly honor
    September 10, 2019
    It’s almost becoming a weekly occurrence in the fall. Puget Sound men’s cross country runner Colin Monaghan was named the Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week for his performance in the Viking Rust Buster, Sept. 7.
  • Puget Sound runners go against D-I competitors
    September 07, 2019
    In fields that were a mix of NCAA D-I and NCAA D-III runners, the Puget Sound men’s and women’s cross country teams performed well in the Viking Rust Buster hosted by Portland State Saturday. 
  • Loggers to race in 2nd Annual Viking Rust Buster
    September 05, 2019
    The Puget Sound cross country teams are ready to compete in Portland as the Loggers race in the Viking Rust Buster hosted by Portland State Saturday, Sept. 7.
  • Monaghan begins 2019 with a NWC honor
    September 04, 2019
    Colin Monaghan hasn’t missed a step. The Puget Sound sophomore men’s cross country runner was named the Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week after winning the Puget Sound Invitational (Aug. 31). 
  • Logger women take first, Monaghan wins men's race
    August 31, 2019
    Men’s sophomore Colin Monaghan picked up right where he left off from his freshman season, and the Puget Sound women’s cross country team won the Puget Sound Invitational at Fort Steilacoom Park Saturday.
  • Monaghan and Schaffer to pace the Loggers
    August 27, 2019
    For the first time since 1996, the Puget Sound men’s and women’s cross country teams enter the season with a head coach not named Mike Orechia. Following Orechia’s retirement, first-year head coach Lisa Kushiyama has a strong core of returning Loggers, including a Northwest Conference champion, for the 2019 season.