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Schneider named Big Ten Women's Cross Country Athlete of the Week

By Mike Gasick

September 30, 2015

Redshirt senior Alyssa Schneider was named Big Ten women's cross-country Athlete of the Week after her performance at Saturday's Roy Griak Invitational.Schneider ran the 6K course in 21 minutes and 27 seconds, which was good for fourth overall in the 26-team race. She finished first overall at the...

Illini women’s cross country places ninth at Roy Griak Invitational

Illini women’s cross country places ninth at Roy Griak Invitational

By Mike Gasick

September 29, 2015

In 2014, the Illinois women’s cross-country team headed to the Roy Griak Invitational in Minneapolis, and left disappointed.The team placed ninth out of 26 teams at Saturday’s meet, improving on last year’s 18th-place performance at the course, and head coach Scott Jones was pleased with the results.&nb...