94 Tigers Named Academic All-ODACThe Old Dominion Athletic Conference All-Academic Team eclipsed 1,000 student-athletes for the sixth consecutive year and set a new high-water mark for conference honorees for the third year in a row.
Tiger Harriers Place 8th at ODAC ChampionshipThe Hampden-Sydney cross country team placed eighth at the 2011 ODAC Cross Country Championship on Saturday, hosted by Lynchburg College at the Claytor Nature Center in Bedford, VA.
Cross Country Runs at Great American Cross Country FestivalIn a meet featuring teams from NCAA Divisions I, II, and III, the Tigers placed ninth at the Great American Cross Country Festival while Andrew Stoddard (Richmond, VA/Mills E. Godwin) placed 24th, beating several Division I and II runners in the process.
Four Cross Country Athletes Named ODAC All-Academic for 2010-11Yonathan Tarekegne Ararso (Addis Adaba, Ethiopia/Woodberry Forest), David Barrett (Virginia Beach, VA/Norfolk Academy), Daniel Isaacs (Troutville, VA/Lord Botetourt), and Andrew Stoddard (Richmond, VA/Mills Godwin) were recently named to the ODAC All-Academic team for the 2010-11 academic year.
Andrew Stoddard Excels at Hornet ChallengeThe cross country team opened their season at the Hornet Challenge, located in Bedford, VA, at the Claytor Nature Center - this year's location for the ODAC Championship. Andrew Stoddard (Richmond, VA/Mills Godwin) stole the show for the Tigers, finishing in second place with a time of 28:08.
Cross Country Season Preview, Picked Seventh in the ODACThe 2011 rendition of the cross country team will look to rely on a solid returning cast that features its two top runners from a year ago in junior Andrew Craver (East Bend, NC/Forbush) and sophomore Andrew Stoddard (Richmond, VA/Mills Godwin). The Tigers were picked in a tie for seventh in the ODAC Preseason Poll, finishing with 27 points.
Cross Country Travels to Liberty Collegiate InvitationalThe Hampden-Sydney cross country team competed in their second track meet of the spring as they traveled to Liberty University to participate in the Liberty Collegiate Invitational. Andrew Craver (East Bend, NC/Forbush) ran the 800 meters in 2:11.59, Andrew Stoddard (Richmond, VA/Mills Godwin) was fourth in the B section of the 5,000 meter run with a time of 16:26.56, and Matt Burnette (Roanoke, VA/Cave Spring) jumped 5’10.5” in the high jump.
Andrew Stoddard Excels at Lynchburg College Track ClassicThe Hampden-Sydney cross country team participated in their final track meet of the year as the Tigers traveled to Lynchburg, VA, to take part in the Lynchburg College Track Classic.
Andrew Stoddard (Richmond, VA/Mills Godwin) put on a fine performance in the 5,000 meter run as he finished in second place, first amongst all college runners, with a time of 15:58.
Hampden-Sydney Cross Country Runs at the Tribe OpenThe Hampden-Sydney cross country team ran at the William & Mary Tribe Open on Saturday. Team scores were not kept at the event that featured mostly Division I teams such as William and Mary, Richmond, and Hampton.
Cross Country Takes Fourth at Randolph College InvitationalThe Hampden-Sydney College cross country team opened their season yesterday evening at the Randolph College Invitational, collecting 38 points to finish fourth and narrowly edge Randolph College, who earned 39 points. Two Tiger runners placed in the top 20 underneath the heat of the blistering early autumn sun.