2014-15 Islanders Cross Country News

October 21, 2014
Philipp Baar Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Senior cross country runner Philipp Baar has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

October 17, 2014
Run Rossi Run: Volume 1, Issue 2
I want to start this blog off by expressing my gratitude to everybody that read my first blog and sent positive feedback about it. I must admit that I kept checking the official Facebook page all Tuesday morning just waiting to see the final product.

October 17, 2014
Cross Country Shines at Crimson Classic
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s cross country team put together one of the finest performances in school history Friday at the Crimson Classic hosted by the University of Alabama. The men took seventh place overall out of 33 of the best teams in the nation and the women took 19th.

October 14, 2014
Edgar Martinez Named Southland Cross Country Athlete of the Week
Edgar Martinez has been named the Southland Conference Cross Country Athlete of the Week, the conference announced today.

October 11, 2014
Cross Country Overcomes Tough Conditions at UIW Invitational
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men's cross country team finished first overall at the Incarnate Word Invitational. Sophomore Edgar Martinez fought through the tough conditions and ran a career-best 24:55.5 in the 8k race en route to a third-place finish.

October 9, 2014
Cross Country set for 9th Annual Incarnate Word Invitational
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi cross country teams will head to San Antonio this Saturday to compete in the ninth annual Incarnate Word Invitational.

October 7, 2014
Run Rossi Run: Volume 1, Issue 1
I thank you for checking out my first of many blogs about the Lady Islanders Cross Country team. These last two weeks for the Islanders have been quite busy. On the last weekend of September we hosted our annual cross country meet, the Islander Splash at West Guth Park.

October 6, 2014
Q&A: Cross Country's Daniel Guerrero
Throughout the year, GoIslanders.com's Christina Boothe will feature student-athletes from each of our 15 sports. Every Monday, we will bring you a Q&A session with a student-athlete, while Wednesday we will feature an in-depth story of a student-athlete.

September 30, 2014
Philipp Baar Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Senior cross country runner Philipp Baar has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

September 30, 2014
Philipp Baar Named Southland Cross Country Athlete of the Week
Texas A&M - Corpus Christi's Philipp Baar has been named the Southland Conference Cross Country Athlete of the Week, the conference announced today.

September 26, 2014
15th Annual Islanders Splash High School and Middle School Race Results
High schools and middle schools from around the area competed in 11 divisions at the 14th annual Islanders Splash on Saturday at West Guth Park.

September 26, 2014
Cross Country Takes First and Third Overall at Islanders Splash
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi cross country teams wrapped up the Islanders Splash Friday evening, with the men taking first as a team while the women took third.

September 24, 2014
Cross Country Set To Host Islanders Splash
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's and women's cross country teams will welcome several teams from the surrounding area for the 15th annual Islanders Splash on Friday. The meet will take place at West Guth Park with the women's 5 k set to start at 6 p.m., while the men's 8 k will follow at 6:25 p.m.

September 23, 2014
Philipp Baar Named Southland Cross Country Athlete of the Week
Philipp Baar has been named the Southland Conference Cross Country Athlete of the Week, the conference announced today.

September 23, 2014
Philipp Baar Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Senior cross country runner Philipp Baar has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

September 20, 2014
Men Finish Sixth; Women Eighth as Philipp Baar Highlights Texas A&M Invite
Philipp Baar ran the best cross country race of his career Saturday at the Texas A&M Invitational as he led the men to a sixth place overall finish. Liz Romo led the women as they finished eighth.

September 18, 2014
Cross Country travels to Texas A&M Invitational Saturday
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi cross country teams will head to College Station, Texas this Saturday to compete in the A&M Invitational. Eleven of the teams competing in the Texas A&M Invitational are from the South Central region.

September 15, 2014
Q&A: Cross Country's Shelby Polasek and Vanessa Galindo
Throughout the year, GoIslanders.com will feature student-athletes from each of our 15 sports. Every Monday, we will bring you a Q&A session with a student-athlete, while Wednesday we will feature an in-depth story of a student-athlete.

September 12, 2014
Putting in the Miles with Jason: Volume 2, Issue 1
So far, we have completed week three of our cross country season and exciting things have been happening to the men and women’s teams as we kick started the season the first week coming off with a pair of wins in Edinburg for the Rio Grande Valley Relay.

August 29, 2014
Women and Men overcome rough conditions at Rio Grande Valley Relays
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s and women’s cross country battled heavy rain and bad conditions as they opened their season at the Rio Grande Valley Relays. The race was moved to the UT – Pan American campus after the original site was washed out due to flooding.

August 28, 2014
Cross Country Opens 2014 Season at Rio Grande Valley Relays
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi cross country team is set to open its 2014 campaign on Friday, as they will compete in the Rio Grande Valley Relays in Edinburg, Texas.

August 26, 2014
Cross County Earns South Central Regional Rankings
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men's and women’s cross country teams have been ranked 10th and 14th, respectively, in the South Central Region.

August 14, 2014
Cross Country Releases 2014 Schedule
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men's and women's cross country teams have released their 2014 schedule, head coach Shawn Flanagan announced today.

August 9, 2014
Six Islanders Take Part in August Graduation
Six student-athletes completed their time as Islanders on Saturday, taking part in the August graduation ceremonies for Texas A&M-Corpus Christi at the American Bank Center.