NASHVILLE, Tenn. (lipscombsports.com) - Lipscomb cross country’s Brent Leber was selected to compete in the NCAA National Championship during the Division I Cross Country Selection Show on Saturday afternoon.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Seven ASUN Conference squads were represented in Friday's NCAA Regional Championships. Jacksonville, Kennesaw State, Lipscomb, North Florida and Stetson competed at the South Regional in Tallahassee, Fla. Liberty traveled to Charlottesville, Va., for the Southeast Regional while NJIT joined the field in Bethlehem, Pa., at the Mid-Atlantic Regional.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Seven ASUN Conference Men's Cross Country teams compete tomorrow at several sites for the NCAA Regional Championships. The 2019 ASUN Champions, Lipscomb is in action along with Jacksonville, Kennesaw State, Liberty, NJIT, North Florida and Stetson. In the most recent USTFCCCA Regional Polls, the Bisons and Ospreys are ranked fourth and 10th in the South Region, respectively, with the Flames ranking 12th in the Southeast Region.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Lipscomb's Brent Leber followed up his victory at the 2019 ASUN Conference Men's Cross Country Championship by being tabbed the Men's Scholar-Athlete of the Year, announced Wednesday by the league office. Leber becomes the second Bisons' Men's Cross Country runner to win the award after Jacob Poyner took home the honor in 2017.
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Brent Leber guided Lipscomb to its fifth league title as the Bisons finished one point ahead of Liberty to capture the 2019 ASUN Conference Men's Cross Country Championship from FGCU's Buckingham Complex on Saturday morning. Leber's time of 24:17.6 edged out Liberty's Felix Kandie (24:21.8) and North Florida's Nathan Jubran (24:30.4) as Leber became the second individual champion in program history.
ATLANTA, Ga. - The 41st running of the ASUN Conference Men's Cross Country Championship takes place on Saturday, Nov. 2nd as FGCU hosts the event for the second time in program history at Buckingham Complex in Fort Myers, Fla. The men's race takes place at 8:30 AM ET with all nine teams taking to the course.
ATLANTA, Ga. - For the first time in history, the ASUN Conference Men's & Women's Cross Country Championship will feature a broadcast element as the league office is set to air the conference meet on ESPN+, announced Wednesday by the league office. The championship broadcast will go live from Buckingham Complex in Fort Myers, Fla. at 8:30 AM ET on Nov. 2nd.
ATLANTA, Ga. - After closing out the regular season with strong performances at the Pre-National Invitational, Liberty's Felix Kandie and Joe Spitzer were named the ASUN Conference Men's Cross Country Runner and Freshman of the Week, respectively, it was announced Wednesday by the league office. Kandie earns his fourth honor of the season while this is the second of the year for Spitzer.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Four ASUN Conference squads ran in meets last weekend to finish the 2019 Men's Cross Country regular season. Kennesaw State, Lipscomb and North Alabama competed Friday at the Blazer Classic in Montevallo, Ala. Liberty and Lipscomb both were part of the Saturday field at the Pre-National Invitational in Terre Haute, Ind. All four teams will next hit the course at the 2019 ASUN Championship on Nov. 2nd in Fort Myers, Fla.
ATLANTA, Ga. - The 2019 ASUN Conference Cross Country regular season concludes this weekend with Kennesaw State, Liberty, Lipscomb and North Alabama all in action. With no new USTFCCCA Regional Poll being released this week, the Bisons and Flames remain ranked at No. 5 in the South Region and No. 13 in the Southeast Region, respectively. North Florida also maintains its position at No. 11 in the South Region.