2017-18 Cross Country News
Exciting changes to the Cross Country and Track & Field programs at MHU
Mars Hill Athletic Director David Riggins announced exciting changes in the Mars Hill Cross Country and Track and Field programs at Mars Hill University.
Mars Hill earns USTFCCCA All-Academic honors for 22nd straight year
The Mars Hill women's cross country team earned All-Academic Team honors from the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), as announced last Thursday.
Mars Hill close out season at Southeast Region Cross Country Championships
Nyla Feeney was the top Lions' finisher in the NCAA DII Southeast Region Cross Country Championships held on Saturday morning in Wingate, North Carolina. The Lions finished 22 out of 23 teams.
Lions place 10th at SAC Championship
The Mars Hill women's cross country team finished 10th overall at the SAC Championships Saturday morning. Nyla Feeney was the top Lions' runner, finishing 34th overall.
Feeney named SAC Runner of the Week
Mars Hill University's Nyla Feeney has been named the AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week for races Oct. 9 - 15, the League announced today.
Jones runs personal best, Lions finish 12 at Queen City Invitational
The Mars Hill Lions women's cross country team placed 12 out of 13 teams Friday afternoon at the Queen City Invitational. Hannah Jones ran a personal best time in the 5K, with a time of 25:24.00
Feeney, Burns run personal bests at Royals XC Classic
Nyla Feeney and Samantha Burns each ran their personal best times during the 5K race at the Royals XC Classic.
Lions finish fifth at Columbus State Cougar Invitational
Mars Hill's women's cross country team finished fifth overall at the 14th Annual Columbus State Cougar Invitational. Nyla Feeney led all Lions' runners.
Feeney notches personal best at Furman Invitational
Nyla Feeney once again led the Mars Hill Lions' women's cross country team at the Furman Invitational Saturday morning. Feeney set a personal best in the 6K race.
Lions place 15th at Furman Invitational
Nyla Feeney once again led the Mars Hill Lions women's cross country team at the Furman Invitational Saturday morning. Feeney set a personal best in the 6K race.
Feeney leads Lions to open 2017-18 campaign
Nyla Feeney was the top finisher for the Mars Hill Lions women's cross country team, recording a time of 20:50.01 at the Covered Bridge Cross Country Meet hosted by Appalachian State Friday evening.
Lions picked eighth in SAC preseason voting
The Mars Hill women's cross country team was picked to finish in eighth place in the SAC's preseason polling, announced on Wednesday. The Lions also finished in eighth during the 2016 SAC championship race last October.