2020 Women's Cross Country Headlines

  • Cross Country, Track & Field Sign Park Heritage’s Sydney Kramer
    April 08, 2021
    LOWELL, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) head track & field coach Zach Whitkanack announced the signing of Sydney Kramer to the 2021-‘22 class. Sydney will graduate from Parke Heritage High School in Lowell, Indiana. She signed her National Letter-of-Intent to play for SMWC today...
  • WXC Wins 2021 SMWC Invite Presented by Tabco; MXC Takes Fourth Place
    March 06, 2021
    TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) men's and women's cross country teams competed in the 2021 SMWC XC Invite Presented by Tabco this afternoon at the LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course. Seven (7) teams competed in the event including SMWC, Madonna University, Thomas Moore University, Hanover College, Indiana University-East, University of Health and Sciences in St. Louis, and Trinity Christian University.
  • USCAA Cancels Cross Country National Championships
    January 26, 2021
    NORFOLK, Va. - The United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Board of Directors announced today that the USCAA Cross Country National Championships have been canceled due to COVID-19.
  • XC Wraps Up Season At St. Louis; Women's 1st, Men's 5th
    October 26, 2020
    ST. LOUIS, Mo. - The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Men's and Women's Cross-Country teams wrapped up their season at the 2020 University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy (UHSP) Fall Classic this past Saturday with the women's team finishing 1st  out of 6 teams and the men's team finishing 5th out of 7 teams. For the women’s...
  • Mercedes Schemmel Signs with SMWC 2021-22 XC/T&F
    October 03, 2020
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head cross country/track & field coach Zach Whitkanack announced the signing of Mercedes Schemmel to the 2021-22 recruiting class. Sadie will join the teams after graduating from Center Grove High School this Spring. A highly accomplished runner, Schemmel signed her National Letter-of-Intent this afternoon..
  • Chilly Climate No Match for the Men's & Women's Cross Country Teams at the HU Invitational
    October 02, 2020
    HUNTINGTON, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) men's and women's cross country competed at the Hungtington University Invitational this evening. With a brisk fall breeze and 50-degree temperatures, both the men's and women's programs ran impressive races.
  • Pomeroys Sign Sprinter Emma True to '21 Team
    September 28, 2020
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head cross country/track & field coach Zach Whitkanack announced the signing of Emma True to the 2021-22 recruiting class. The 5-8 sprinter from Cottage Grove, Wisconsin signed her National Letter-of-Intent to compete as a dual-sport athlete for the Pomeroys...
  • Women's and Men's XC Smokes Competition with 1st and 3rd Place Finish
    September 19, 2020
    RICHMOND, Ind. –- The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Women's and Men's Cross-Country teams took home 1st and 3rd respecitvely at the Red Wolf Invitational this afternoon hosted by Indiana University-East. The Women's team was led again by Emily Truax who finished 1st overall with a 5K time of 19:33.3, absolutely leaving her competition in the dust with a 6:19/mile average. SMWC runners owned six of the top seven times for the women...
  • Cross Country Competes in Season Opener at Indiana Wesleyan
    September 12, 2020
    MARION, Ind. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Men’s and Women’s Cross-Country teams opened their season at the 2020 Indiana Wesleyan (IWU) Twilight Invitational yesterday with the women’s team finishing 10th and the men’s team finishing 18th out of 18 teams. On the Women’s side...