2017 Northern Michigan Cross Country News

  • Another Successful Cross Country Campaign for the Wildcats
    November 21, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich.—No. 13 Northern Michigan University Women’s Cross Country saw their 2017 campaign come to a close over the weekend at the NCAA Division II National Championships. It was the third-consecutive season the Wildcats advanced to the national meet and the ninth time in program history.
  • Wildcats Finish 13th at National Championships, Led by an All-American
    November 18, 2017
    EVANSVILLE, Ind.—Senior Kameron Burmeister (Menominee, Michigan) saw her historic college career come to an end Saturday morning at the NCAA Division II National Championships collecting her second-consecutive All-America award. Burmeister’s efforts guided the Wildcats to a 13th-place finish at the Angel Mounds State Historic Site in Evansville, Indiana.
  • Weather Alters National Championships Schedule
    November 17, 2017
    EVANSVILLE, Ind.—A weather threat has altered the schedule of the NCAA Division II Cross Country National Championships. The Northern Michigan University Women’s Cross Country team will be competing at Saturday’s national meet to be held at Angel Mounds in Evansville, Indiana.
  • Wildcats Prepping for NCAA II National Championships
    November 14, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich.—No. 15 Northern Michigan University Women’s Cross Country will wrap up their season this weekend with their third-consecutive appearance in the NCAA Division II National Championships in Evansville, Indiana. The women’s 6-kilometer race will take place Saturday morning at 10:15 a.m.
  • Wildcats Jump in Rankings After National Championships Invite
    November 08, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich.—No. 15 Northern Michigan University Women's cross country rose in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Top-25 after earning an at-large bid to the NCAA Division II National Championships. The Wildcats jumped two spots after being ranked in 17th in back-to-back editions of the poll.
  • Wildcats Earn Bid to National Championships
    November 06, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich.—No. 17 Northern Michigan University Women’s Cross Country earned an at-large bid to compete in the 2017 NCAA Division II National Championships the NCAA announced in a release Monday afternoon. The bid marks the third consecutive year that the Wildcats will advance to the national meet.
  • Wildcats Finish Fourth, Await National Championships Fate
    November 04, 2017
    CEDARVILLE, Ohio—No. 17 Northern Michigan University Women’s Cross Country placed fourth in the loaded field at the NCAA Division II Midwest Region Championships Saturday afternoon. Individually, three runners were honored with all-region accolades for their performance at the meet hosted by Cedarville University.
  • Wildcats Look for Third-Consecutive Trip to National Championships
    November 01, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich.—No. 17 Northern Michigan University Women’s Cross Country will participate in the NCAA Division II Midwest Region Championships Saturday in Cedarville, Ohio, with the hopes of advancing to the NCAA II National Championships for the third consecutive season. The start of the race is scheduled for 10:30 a.m.
  • Wildcats Remain at No. 17 in National Rankings
    October 25, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich.—No. 17 Northern Michigan University Women’s cross country stayed pat in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Top-25 after their runner-up performance at the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic conference Championships over the weekend.
  • Wildcats Finish Second at GLIAC Championships
    October 21, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich.—Five No. 17 Northern Michigan University Women’s Cross Country runners earned All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference honors Saturday morning en route to a second-place team finish at the GLIAC Cross Country Championships, hosted by NMU.
  • Wildcats Set to Host GLIAC Championships
    October 18, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich.—No. 17 Northern Michigan University Women’s Cross Country will host the 2017 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Cross Country Championships Saturday at Gentz’s Homestead Golf Course. NMU will host both the women’s and men’s events for the conference meet with the women running at 11 a.m. and the men’s race to follow at 11:45 a.m. More Information on the meet can be found HERE.
  • Wildcats Surge Back into National Rankings
    October 11, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – No. 17 Northern Michigan University Women's Cross Country propelled into the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Top-25 after defeating four ranked opponents over the weekend at the Conference Crossover hosted by Lewis University.
  • Wildcats Compete with Top Teams at Conference Crossover
    October 07, 2017
    ROMEOVILLE, Ill.—Northern Michigan University Cross Country outran four ranked teams, including three from the Midwest Region Saturday morning at the Conference Crossover meet hosted by Lewis University.
  • Wildcats at Full Strength for Conference Crossover
    October 04, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women's Cross Country received votes for the second consecutive week in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Top-25.
  • Wildcats Nearly Sweep Top-Five in Escanaba
    September 30, 2017
    ESCANABA, Mich.—Northern Michigan University Women’s Cross Country took the top spot at the five-kilometer Bay College Invitational Saturday morning, nearly sweeping the top-five spots, individually.
  • Wildcats Fall from National Poll Despite Weekly Award
    September 27, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women's Cross Country fell out of the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Top-25, while senior Vivian Hett (Burnsville, Minnesota) finished as one of the top NCAA Division II runner over the weekend at the Roy Griak Cross Country Invitational hosted by the University of Minnesota.
  • Wildcats with Two Top-10 Finishers in Large Roy Griak Field
    September 23, 2017
    FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.— No. 19 Northern Michigan University Cross Country competed Saturday morning at the Roy Griak Cross Country Invitational hosted by the University of Minnesota. The Wildcats placed fifth of 41 NCAA Division II teams with two top-10 individual finishers.
  • Smith Earns GLIAC Weekly Honor, Wildcats Fall in Rankings
    September 20, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Cross Country fell to No. 19 in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Top-25, despite sophomore Katelyn Smith (Gaylord, Michigan) finishing as the top NCAA Division II runner over the weekend at the Spartan Invite hosted by Michigan State University.
  • Wildcats’ Smith Earns top NCAA Division II Finish
    September 15, 2017
    EAST LANSING, Mich.—No. 13 Northern Michigan University Cross Country competed Friday afternoon at the Spartan Invite hosted by Michigan State University.
  • Burmeister Earns GLIAC Runner of the Week Honor
    September 13, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – No. 13 University Women's Cross Country senior Kameron Burmeister (Menominee, Michigan) was named the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Women's Runner of the Week after a fourth place finish at the Wisconsin-Parkside Godfrey Open last Saturday in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
  • Wildcats Outrun NCAA I Teams at Godfrey Open
    September 09, 2017
    KENOSHA, Wisc.—The No. 13 Northern Michigan University women’s cross country team was the top-finishing NCAA Division II team with the second-best finish overall Saturday morning at the Wisconsin-Parkside Godfrey Cross Country Open hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Parkside.
  • Cross Country Earns National Rankings to Open Season
    August 30, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich.—Northern Michigan University’s Cross Country team will begin their pursuit of a third straight birth to the NCAA Division II National Championships ranked in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association preseason regional and national polls.
  • Wildcat Cross Country Releases 2017 Schedule
    June 01, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich. — Northern Michigan head coach Jenny Ryan announced the cross country team's 2017 schedule Thursday afternoon.

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