December 2, 2011
Sixty Fall Sports Athletes Earn 2011 NESCAC All-Academic Team Recognition
Sixty Jumbos who played fall sports during the 2011 season were announced today as All-Academic selections by the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC).
November 22, 2011
Eight Fall Sports Athletes Named As NESCAC All-Sportsmanship Team Representatives
The New England Small College Athletic Conference announced the 2011 Fall All-Sportsmanship Team for each sport sponsored by the conference today. Eight Jumbos were recognized.
November 19, 2011
Tufts Men’s Cross Country Realizes Potential with Ninth-Place Finish at NCAA Championship
The Tufts men's cross country team met its goal of finishing among the national top 10 when the Jumbos placed ninth at the 2011 NCAA Division III Championship at Lake Breeze Golf Course on Saturday afternoon. That was the third-best finish out of five New England teams at the meet.
November 16, 2011
Jumbo Men's Cross Country Team Looks to Reach Full Potential at NCAA Championship Race
Earning the program's first NCAA Championship Race berth in four seasons is a great achievement for the 2011 Tufts men's cross country team. However, the Jumbos still don't think they've hit their stride as a group and will look to do so at Nationals on Saturday in Winnesconne, Wisconsin.
November 14, 2011
Men's Cross Country Receives At-Large Berth Into 2011 NCAA National Championship Race
The Tufts men's cross country team is on its way to Winneconne, Wisconsin this week to compete in the 2011 NCAA Division III Championship after it was announced on Sunday that the Jumbos received an at-large berth into the NCAA field.
November 12, 2011
Rand Leads Tufts Men’s Cross Country To Top-Five Finish at NCAA New England Championship
The Jumbo men's cross country team placed three runners in the top 35 to finish fifth of 48 teams at the NCAA New England Division III Championship at Bowdoin College on Saturday.
November 11, 2011
Jumbo Men's Cross Country To Vie For NCAA National Championship Berth At Regional Race On Saturday
The Jumbo Men's Cross Country team will be vying for a national qualifying spot at the NCAA Regional Championships hosted by Bowdoin College this Saturday. Tufts will be looking to earn its first berth into the NCAA Championship field since 2007. The race begins at noon.
November 5, 2011
Haney And McCauley Lead Tufts Men’s Cross Country To Second At ECAC Championship
Even without their top seven runners, the Tufts men's cross country team placed four athletes in the top 20 to finish second of 44 teams at the ECAC Championship hosted by Williams College on Saturday.
November 1, 2011
Rand's Third-Place Finish At NESCAC Championship Earns All-Conference First Team Honor
As the third-place finisher at the 2011 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championship on Saturday at Amherst College, junior Matt Rand (Cape Elizabeth, ME) of the Tufts men's cross country team earned a spot on the All-Conference First Team announced today.
October 29, 2011
Rand Leads Tufts Men’s Cross Country Team To Top-Five Finish At NESCAC Championship
The Tufts men's cross country team placed all five scorers in the top 35 to finish in fifth of 11 teams at the NESCAC Championship at Amherst College on Saturday.
October 27, 2011
Six Jumbo Teams Enter Post-Season This Weekend At NESCAC Championship Events
The 2011 fall post-season begins on Saturday as the Jumbo field hockey, men's and women's soccer, and men's and women's cross country teams compete in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championship events.
October 10, 2011
MXC'S MATT RAND EARNS SECOND PERFORMER OF THE WEEK HONOR FROM NESCAC
For the second time this season, junior Matt Rand (Cape Elizabeth, ME) of the Tufts men's cross country team has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Performer of the Week.
October 8, 2011
RAND AND WALLIS PACE MEN’S CROSS COUNTRY TO EIGHTH AT ALL-NEW ENGLAND CHAMPIONSHIP
The Tufts men's cross country team ran to an eighth-place finish out of 43 teams at the All-New England Championship at Franklin Park on Saturday. With teams from Divisions I, II, and III competing, the Jumbos top-eight showing is a testament to the strength of this year's squad.
September 24, 2011
DEPTH ON DISPLAY AS MEN’S CROSS COUNTRY TAKES SEVENTH AT CODFISH BOWL
Even with the team's top 12 runners out of action, the Tufts men's cross country team was able to hold their own against some stellar competition at the Codfish Bowl in Boston on Saturday. The Jumbos placed all five scorers in the top 85 of the 286-man field to accumulate 219 points, good enough for seventh out of 24 teams.
September 19, 2011
RAND RECEIVES NESCAC MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY PERFORMER OF THE WEEK AWARD
Junior Matt Rand (Cape Elizabeth, ME) of the Tufts University men's cross country team was named the New England Small College Athletic Conference's (NESCAC) Performer of the Week today for his winning efforts at the Maine Invitational hosted by Bowdoin on Saturday.
September 17, 2011
RAND, JUMBO MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY WIN SEASON OPENING RACE AT MAINE INVITATIONAL
The Jumbo men's cross country team placed four runners in the top 10 and eight in the top 25 to win the Maine Invitational hosted by Bowdoin College on Saturday. Tufts finished with 35 points, 21 ahead of second place Bates. Bowdoin took third with 60 points, followed by Keene State, Southern Maine, Trinity, and Colby.
September 15, 2011
EQUIPPED WITH DEPTH AND TALENT, MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY LOOKS TO RUN WITH THE BEST IN NEW ENGLAND
With six of the seven members of the 2010 varsity squad returning this fall, the Tufts men's cross country team is poised to make a strong improvement from last season's eighth place finish at the NCAA Regional Championship.