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Cross country teams finish season in Oregon

Photo by Tam Duong Jr.

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor

November 28, 2015

Graphic by Tam Duong Jr. Despite the success of both Cal State East Bay cross country teams this year, they did not qualify for the NCAA Championships. The season ended for both teams in Monmouth, Oregon when they competed in the NCAA Division II West Regionals at Ash Creek Preserve last week...

Runners compete in CCAA championships


Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor

October 29, 2015

The California Collegiate Athletic Association Conference Cross Country Championships were held on Sunday at Speedway Meadows in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. Cal State East Bay first-year Head Coach Tony Nicolosi has only been on the job a few months, but after a couple impressive showings by runners...

Freshman sets pace for cross country


Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor

October 7, 2015

Normally when you think of team leaders a senior or junior will come to mind. However, for the Cal State East Bay men’s cross country team, it’s a freshman that is leading by example. Israel Sotelo, is in his first season as a collegiate runner and off to a great start. The freshman from Porter...

Cross country runs wild in Palo Alto


by Louis LaVenture,
News and Campus Editor

October 1, 2015

With a new coach at the helm, it’s been a fresh start for the men and women’s cross country teams at Cal State East Bay. On Saturday, both squads competed in the Stanford Invitational in Palo Alto along with 29 other schools. The women finished in 26th place overall and 8th among NCAA Division II t...

Track, cross country coach resigns

Track, cross country coach resigns

Louis LaVenture ,
Sports and Campus Editor

August 12, 2015

In May at the California Collegiate Athletic Association Championships, junior Marquise Cherry was one of the “best jumpers in the nation,” and captured first place in the men’s long jump event. Former CSUEB Head Coach Ralph Jones smiled from ear to ear as he posed with his athlete on the first ...

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