2014 Cross Country News

November 14, 2014
Titans Complete Season at NCAA West Regional
Cal State Fullerton completed the 2014 men's and women's cross-country seasons with 22nd and 26th place finishes, respectively, at the NCAA West Regionals on Friday at the Stanford Golf Course.

November 12, 2014
From the OC Register: 1970 defeat spurs cross country win in 1971
Mirin Fader of the Orange County Register recently interviewed several members of Cal State Fullerton's 1971 cross country championship squad along with current head cross country and track and field coach John Elders.

November 12, 2014
Cross Country Travels to NCAA West Regionals
The Cal State Fullerton men's and women's cross-country teams will be competing at the Big West Championships this Friday in Stanford, Calif. The championships will be held at the Stanford Golf Course, and will begin at 11:00 a.m. (PT) for the women's 6k (3.73 miles), followed by the men's 10k (6.2 miles) starting at 12:00 p.m. (PT).

November 6, 2014
Garcia Captures Freshman of the Year Honor
Cal State Fullerton's Sam Garcia became the first Titan in program history to garner the cross country Men’s Freshman of the Year honor, it was announced by the league office on Wednesday.

November 3, 2014
Arciniaga Finishes 10th at New York City Marathon
Former Cal State Fullerton distance runner Nick Arciniaga competed in the 2014 New York City Marathon, placing 10th overall this past Sunday.

November 1, 2014
Titan Men and Women Finish Fifth at Big West Championships
Both the Cal State Fullerton men's and women's cross country teams used its second appearance of the season on the Ag/Ops Course to record a solid effort at the Big West Championships on Saturday, as the race was held in Riverside, Calif.

October 30, 2014
KIND Movement: Titans Volunteer with Second Harvest Food Bank
The Cal State Fullerton men’s and women’s cross country and track and field teams took a break from preparing for the final stretch of the cross country season, volunteering at the PMA Trade Show at the Anaheim Convention Center.

October 29, 2014
Big West Championships on Tap Saturday
The Cal State Fullerton men's and women's cross-country teams will be competing at the Big West Championships this Saturday in Riverside, Calif. The championships will be held at Ag/Ops Course, and will begin at 8:30 a.m. for the men's 8k, followed by the women's 6k starting at 9:15 a.m.

October 25, 2014
Carr, Martinez Pace Fullerton at Titan Invitational
Cal State Fullerton's Chris Martinez and Lauren Carr paced the men’s and women’s cross country teams at the Titan Invitational on Friday evening. The Cal Poly Pomona men and UCLA women clinched the team titles, respectively, at the campus of Cal State Fullerton.

October 22, 2014
Cal State Fullerton Concludes Regular Season Hosting Titan Invitational
The Cal State Fullerton men's and women's cross country squads will wrap up the regular season on Friday evening hosting the Titan Invitational. The men's 8k run and the women's 5k course will be held on the campus of Cal State Fullerton. The women's invite race will start at 4:45 p.m., followed by the men's competition at 5:15 p.m.

October 18, 2014
Titan Men Finish Second, Women Third at Highlander Invitational
The Cal State Fullerton men's team finished in second place, while the women finished in third at the Highlander Invitational at the Ag/Ops Course on Saturday morning. Host UC Riverside swept both the men's and women's cross country invitational races.

October 9, 2014
Titans Return to Action at Highlander Invitational
The Cal State Fullerton men's and women's cross country squads begin the second half of the 2014 season on Saturday at the Highlander Invitational hosted by UC Riverside. The men's 6k run and the women's 5k course will be held at the Ag/Ops Course in Riverside, Calif. The men's invite race will start at 8 a.m., followed by the women's competition at 8:30 a.m.

October 7, 2014
Pair of Titans Sweep Cross Country Honors
Following competition at the historic Rim Rock Farm course in Lawrence, Kan., Cal State Fullerton junior Emily Taylor and sophomore Danny Ramirez swept the Big West Cross Country Athlete of the Week honors for the second time this season, it was announced by the league office on Tuesday.

October 4, 2014
Titan Men Finish Third, Women Fourth at Rim Rock Farm Classic
Competing in the event for the first time in program history, the Cal State Fullerton men's team finished in third place, while the women finished in fourth at the Rim Rock Farm Classic at the Rim Rock Farm course on Saturday morning. Rice swept both the men's and women's cross country invitational races.

October 2, 2014
Titans Travel to Kansas for Rim Rock Farm Classic
The Cal State Fullerton men's and women's cross country squads will embark on the program’s first appearance at the Rim Rock Farm Classic hosted by Kansas on Saturday. The men's 8k run and the women's 6k course will be held at Rim Rock Farm in Lawrence, Kan. The men's invite race will start at 9 a.m., followed by the women's invite race at 10 a.m.

September 27, 2014
Titan Men Finish Second, Women Sixth at Coyote Classic
The Cal State Fullerton men's team finished in second place, while the women finished in sixth at the Coyote Classic on the campus of Cal State San Bernardino on Saturday morning. Cal Poly Pomona swept both the men’s and women's cross country invitational races.

September 25, 2014
Coyote Classic on Tap Saturday
The Cal State Fullerton men's and women's cross country squads continue the 2014 season this weekend on Saturday at the Coyote Classic hosted by Cal State San Bernardino. The men's 8k run and the women's 6k course will be held at the campus of CSUSB in San Bernardino, Calif. The men's invite race will start at 8 a.m., followed by the women's invite race at 8:45 a.m.

September 23, 2014
Taylor, Ramirez Sweep Cross Country Honors
Cal State Fullerton junior Emily Taylor and sophomore Danny Ramirez swept the Big West Women's Cross Country Athlete of the Week honors, it was announced by the league office on Tuesday.

September 20, 2014
Titan Men Finish Second, Women Fourth at Mustang Challenge
The Cal State Fullerton men's team finished in second place, while the women finished in fourth at the Mustang Challenge at Central Park in Santa Clarita, Calif., on Saturday morning. The Sacramento State women's cross country team finished in first place, while Cal State San Marcos garnered the top spot in the men’s team standings.

September 16, 2014
Titans Return to Action at Mustang Challenge
The Cal State Fullerton men's and women's cross country squads continue the 2014 season this weekend on Saturday at the Mustang Challenge hosted by The Master’s College. The men's 8k run and the women's 5k course will be held at Central Park in Santa Clarita, Calif. The women's invite race will start at 8 a.m. followed by the men's invite race at 8:45 a.m.

September 12, 2014
Barosso, Colton and Knight Complete Cross Country and Track and Field Staff
Cal State Fullerton head cross country and track and field coach John Elders announced on Friday the addition of Marques Barosso and Reny Colton as assistant coaches to the track and field team while Dylan Knight will act as an assistant coach to both the cross country and track and field programs.

September 8, 2014
Men’s and Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field Participate in #ALSIceBucketChallenge
Head men’s and women’s cross country and track and field coach John Elders accompanied a host of Cal State Fullerton student-athletes at Titan Stadium to take part in the ALS ice bucket challenge to raise awareness of the neurodegenerative disease.

August 30, 2014
Titan Men Finish Third, Women Fourth at Mark Covert Classic
The Cal State Fullerton men's team finished in third place, while the women finished in fourth at the Mark Covert Classic at Carbon Canyon Park in Brea, Calif., on Saturday morning. For the third consecutive season, the Loyola Marymount women's cross country team finished in first place, while the Long Beach State men garnered the top spot in the team standings.

August 28, 2014
Titans Kick Off Season Hosting Mark Covert Classic
The Cal State Fullerton men's and women's cross country squads begin the 2014 season on Saturday, Aug. 30, as they host the Mark Covert Classic. The men's 8k course and the women's 5k course will be held at Carbon Canyon Regional Park in Brea, Calif. The men's invite race will start at 8:30 a.m. followed by the women's invite at 9:15 a.m.

August 26, 2014
Head Coach John Elders Previews the 2014 Season
With the Titans off to the races in just two days, head men's and women's cross country coach John Elders sat down with FullertonTitans.com to preview the 2014 season.

August 1, 2014
2014 Cross Country Schedule Announced
With the women coming off a fifth place finish and the men a sixth place finish at the Big West Championships during the 2013 campaign, the Titans now look ahead to a new season, it was announced by Head Coach John Elders on Wednesday afternoon.