With the cross country season also beginning soon for colleges in the state, let's take a look at who were the best collegiate women programs in the state on Florida last fall using the XC team scores feature for 2017 season times at the 6K distance.
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Hagerty senior Nicolette Worrell was 16th at last year's Cross Country Finals and is hoping to improve on that finish in 2016. Recently, the Huskies standout made her college decision when she committed to Jacksonville University and head coach Ron Grigg. We caught up with Worrell to talk about the college recruiting process, why she chose the Dolphins, and much more.
The most successful track & field coach in Atlantic Sun history is sure to call Jacksonville University home for several more years as Director of Cross Country/Track & Field Ron Grigg was signed to a contract extension (via judolphins.com)
The 2013-2014 school year has provided some great highlights in both cross country and track across the Sunshine State. In the coming weeks many of our seniors will head out to start their college careers both athletically and academically. We wanted to salute them one more time in this special feature and say thank you for your support over the years.
Jacksonville University track and field claimed its ninth straight Atlantic Sun Outdoor Track and Field title on Saturday, adding to another year of indoor/outdoor sweeps. (via www.judolphins.com)
Jacksonville University track and field is leading the Atlantic Sun Outdoor Track and Field Championships after Friday's performances, in which the Dolphins won four events and set three conference records. (via www.judolphins.com)
The JU Track & Field team has announced Mary Kate Ponder has signed on to compete for the Dolphins next season. She ran track and cross country for Mandarin High School and spent the last season at the University of Kentucky. (via www.judolphins.com)
Record setting performances in the discus, 400m 400m hurdles and the 100m hurdles on Saturday propelled Jacksonville to an eighth straight A-Sun Outdoor Track & Field Championship. The Dolphins have now won 16-straight A-Sun track meets by including the past eight indoor titles. (via www.judolphins.com)
With 173 points, the JU track & field team took home the Atlantic Sun Indoor Championship for a record eighth consecutive time. (via www.judolphins.com)
Seniors Bienna Freeman and Charlene Charles were named the Atlantic Sun Indoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week for their record setting efforts at last weekend’s Sykes and Sabock Challenge Cup. (via www.judolphins.com)
Senior Joane Pierre broke the 6k program record in earning a spot to the NCAA Championships to lead the JU cross country teams Friday at the NCAA South Region meet. Pierre broke her own 6k record she set in Tallahassee earlier this year with a 20:22.1 for seventh place to secure her berth in the national championships next weekend.
Another solid effort by the JU track & field team helped secure its seventh consecutive Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championship Saturday afternoon at North Florida’s Hodges Stadium. (via www.judolphins.com)
A strong finish helped the JU track & field team lock up its seventh straight Atlantic Sun Indoor Championship on Saturday in Johnson City, Tenn. (via www.judolphins.com)