2018-19 Tusculum Cross Country News

  • Gibson, McMillen named Zaxby's Athletes of the Week
    December 03, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University basketball guard Trenton Gibson and cross country runner Nicole McMillen have been named the Zaxby’s Athletes of the Week. McMillen earns her fourth Zaxby’s Athlete of the Week honor, while Gibson garners his inaugural mention.
  • McMillen finishes 59th at NCAA Division II Women's Cross Country Championship
    December 01, 2018
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. --- Tusculum University senior Nicole McMillen finished 59th overall at the 2018 NCAA Division II Women's Cross Country Championship, held Saturday afternoon at the Bob O'Connor Golf Course at Schenley Park.
  • Charkoutsakis, McMillen named Applebee's Student-Athletes of the Month for November
    November 30, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University soccer defender Georgios Charkoutsakis and cross country runner Nicole McMillen have been named the Applebee’s Student-Athletes of the Month for November.
  • McMillen to run at NCAA Championship on Saturday
    November 27, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University senior Nicole McMillen will compete at the NCAA Division II Women's Cross Country Championship Saturday in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
  • McMillen finishes fifth, qualifies for nationals at Southeast Regional
    November 17, 2018
    OAKWOOD, Ga. --- Tusculum University senior Nicole McMillen qualified for the NCAA Division II Women's Cross Country Championships by finishing fifth overall in the Southeast Regional Saturday morning at the University of North Georgia's Gainesville campus.
  • Pioneers ready for NCAA Southeast Regional meet
    November 16, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University men's and women's cross country teams will compete at the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Saturday morning at the University of North Georgia's Gainesville campus in Oakwood, Georgia.
  • Winter, McMillen named Zaxby's Athletes of the Week
    November 07, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University forward Jonny Winter and cross country runner Nicole McMillen have been named the Zaxby’s Athletes of the Week. McMillen earns this honor for a second time this fall, but a first as a cross country runner. Winter earns his inaugural Zaxby’s honor of the year.
  • Pioneer men and women finish 7th at SAC Championships
    November 03, 2018
    SPARTANBURG, S.C. --- The Tusculum men's and women's cross country teams each finished seventh in the South Atlantic Conference Championship meet, held Saturday morning at the Milliken Research Center.
  • Pioneers to run at SAC Championships on Saturday
    November 02, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University men's and women's cross country teams will compete in the South Atlantic Conference Championships Saturday morning.
  • Beason honored as SAC Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week
    October 23, 2018
    ROCK HILL, S.C. --- Tusculum University sophomore Jackson Beason has been selected the AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week for the week ending Oct. 21, the SAC office announced Tuesday.
  • Beason, Bosler named Zaxby's Athletes of the Week
    October 22, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University cross country runner Jackson Beason and soccer goalkeeper Bailey Bosler have been named the Zaxby’s Athletes of the Week. Bosler earns her second Athlete of the Week honor, while Beason garners his inaugural accolade this season.
  • Beason, Tupps finish 1-2 in men's race as Tusculum runs at Lenoir-Rhyne Classic
    October 19, 2018
    NEWTON, N.C. --- The Tusculum University men's and women's cross country teams competed at the Lenoir-Rhyne Classic Friday afternoon at Southside Park.
  • Beason just misses school 8K record at Royals XC Challenge
    October 12, 2018
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- The Tusculum men's and women's cross country teams competed at the Royals Cross Country Challenge, hosted by Queens University Friday afternoon at McAlpine Creek Park.
  • Tusculum to participate in #RespectOurGame Initiative during SAC Sportsmanship Week
    October 10, 2018
    ROCK HILL, S.C. --- The South Atlantic Conference has implemented a new sportsmanship initiative beginning in 2018-19 called #RespectOurGame. The SAC Fall Sportsmanship Week will be held this week (Oct. 8-14) and will involve several upcoming Tusculum athletic events.
  • Men's cross country stays seventh in USTFCCCA region rankings
    October 10, 2018
    NEW ORLEANS, La. --- The Tusculum University men's cross country team remains seventh in this week's U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division II Southeast Region poll.
  • Pioneer men ranked seventh in USTFCCCA Southeast Region
    October 02, 2018
    NEW ORLEANS, La. --- The Tusculum University men's cross country team is ranked seventh in this week's U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division II Southeast Region poll.
  • Pioneers turn in solid finishes at UNG Invitational
    September 29, 2018
    OAKWOOD, Ga. --- The Tusculum University men's and women's cross country teams competed in the University of North Georgia Invitational Saturday morning.
  • Pioneer men's cross country earns first-ever regional ranking
    September 26, 2018
    NEW ORLEANS, La. --- The Tusculum University men's cross country team has entered the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches' Association Division II Southeast Region rankings for the first time in program history.
  • Tusculum men finish second, women fifth at L-R Invitational
    September 13, 2018
    NEWTON, N.C. --- The Tusculum University men's and women's cross country teams competed at the Lenoir-Rhyne Invitational Thursday afternoon at Southside Park. The meet was moved up one day due to the threat of inclement weather from the arrival of Hurricane Florence.
  • Hurricane Florence forces schedule changes for Tusculum Athletics
    September 12, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Due to the threat of inclement weather in the region as a result of Hurricane Florence, numerous schedule changes have resulted involving Tusculum University athletic teams. Below is a list of all the cancellations, postponements and schedule changes.
  • Cronin, Furches sweep SAC Runner of the Week honors
    September 11, 2018
    ROCK HILL, S.C. --- Tusculum University’s Will Cronin and Alissa Furches have been named the AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Cross Country Runners of the Week announced league officials Tuesday.
  • Cronin, Furches named Zaxby's Athletes of the Week
    September 10, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University cross country runners Will Cronin and Alissa Furches have been named the Zaxby’s Athletes of the Week.
  • Cronin, Pioneers sweep Zaxby's Open titles
    September 07, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Will Cronin and the Tusculum University men’s cross country team swept both the individual and team titles at the 2018 Zaxby’s Open Friday evening at the Holston Home for Children Course in Greeneville.
  • Tusculum cross country hosts Zaxby's Open this Friday
    September 06, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University cross country teams will host the 2018 Zaxby’s Open this Friday evening at the Holston Home for Children Course in Greeneville. The women’s race will begin at 6 p.m. followed by the men’s race at 6:40 p.m.
  • Pioneer women picked seventh, men ninth in SAC cross country poll
    August 22, 2018
    ROCK HILL, S.C. --- The South Atlantic Conference unveiled its men's and women's cross country preseason polls on Wednesday, following voting by the conference's 11 head coaches. The Pioneer women were picked to finish seventh overall while the men were selected ninth in the voting.
  • Tusculum cross country reveals 2018 schedule
    August 10, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University men's and women's cross country teams will lace up their spikes seven times this fall, including a pair of championship meets to close out the season, according to the 2018 schedule released by head coach Cory Pratt.