Cross Country 2010-11 Headlines

October 16, 2010
Slugs Place 2nd at the Bronco Invitational
SUNNYVALE, CA -- -UC Santa Cruz women’s cross country posted their best performance of the season with a 2nd place team finish out of 20 teams in the Bronco Invitational’s open section. Under cloudy skies and on a fast and flat course for the first time this season, the Slugs comfortably outdistanced the top runners from multiple DII schools as well as San Jose State and the “B” teams from other DI programs...

October 8, 2010
Slugs Place 6th at the Gator Invitational
SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- -The UCSC women’s cross country team finished 6th of 17 teams at this past Friday’s Gator Invitational, hosted by San Francisco State at Golden Gate Park. Freshmen Katie Lewis’ 14th place finish, in a time of 23:27 over the 6K course, led the Slugs strong showing against Division I schools, Santa Clara University St. Mary’s, San Jose State, and DII schools San Francisco State, Cal State Stanislaus and Sonoma State...

September 18, 2010
Slugs Place 2nd at the Willamette University Grass Course Invitational
SALEM, OR -- -UCSC cross country traveled north to the Willamette University Grass Course Invitational with two objectives: compete against some of its regional rivals for the first time this season, and gain race experience on the same course where the 2010 Western Regional Championships will be held. They accomplished both with their 2nd place finish...

July 30, 2010
Adam Boothe Resigns as Head Women's Cross Country Coach
SANTA CRUZ, CA -- -After eight years, Adam Boothe, has stepped down as head women’s cross country coach at UC Santa Cruz. He will be taking a position as Graduate Assistant Coach for the cross country and track & field programs at Winona State University in Winona, Minnesota. Winona State is an NCAA DII institution in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference...