Articles by Gene Natale

Cross Country fares well at Fairfield Invitational

The John Carroll men’s and women’s cross country teams showed their mettle over the weekend at the Leeber Invitational at Fairfield University in Fairfield, Connecticut, with four runners recording finishes in the top 25 for the day. Ashley Aberl (20:18.51) and Kelly Grieve (20:32.32) were the top two finishers for the women’s team, placing 16th…

Cross country fares well at Catholic Championships

The women’s cross country team has been in top form to open the 2010 season, and coaches across the region are taking notice.  The Blue Streak women were voted the seventh-best Division III team in the Great Lakes region in the Cross Country Coaches Association rankings last week after opening the season with solid performances…

Track and Field wraps up season at OAC Tournament

It was a banner weekend for the Blue Streak men’s and women’s track teams at the Ohio Athletic Conferece Championships, held April 30-May 1 at Mount Union College in Alliance, Ohio. Top performances were abundant, as a total of seven JCU athletes earned All-OAC honors.  Leading the charge was junior David Hickey, who ran an…

Track and Field team does well at All-Ohio Championships

The JCU track and field program competed and excelled at the All-Ohio Championships at Ohio Wesleyan University on April 17. The Blue Streaks were paced by several top performances and All-Ohio showings on the day.  The men’s team finished sixth overall in the 19-team field, while the women’s team placed 11th out of 19 teams.…

Track competes with Division I talent

The John Carroll University men’s and women’s track teams kicked off the outdoor season Saturday, competing at the UNC-Charlotte 49er Classic in Charlotte, N.C. In a field dominated by Division I teams, it was individual times and marks which mattered the most, rather than placing in each event. “We had a really good first meet,”…

Track improves at All-Ohio Meet

By Gene Natale The John Carroll University men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at the All-Ohio Championships at Otterbein College on Feb. 13. Senior RK Glover led the way for the Blue Streaks, placing second in the triple jump. With his performance, Glover became the lone Blue Streak to earn All-Ohio honors. His…