2017-18 News

  • Women's Cross Country Finishes 27th at NCAA Championships
    November 18, 2017
    The Lead: The Assumption College women's cross country team, receiving votes in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division II National Poll, placed 27th at the NCAA National Championship today.
  • Women's Cross Country Set to Compete at NCAA National Championship
    November 17, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass. – The Assumption College women's cross country team, receiving votes in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division II National Poll, will be competing in its second-consecutive NCAA Division II National Championship this Saturday in Evansville, Indiana. The women's race is set to start at 11:15 a.m. (EST).
  • Trent Baltzell Named East Region Coach of the Year
    November 09, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass. – Assumption women’s cross country head coach Trent Baltzell has been named the NCAA Division II East Region Coach of the Year as voted on by the Division's coaches, announced Wednesday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
  • Five Members of Women's Cross Country Named All-Region
    November 07, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass. – Five members of the Assumption College women's cross country team were named to the NCAA East All-Region teams, following their first ever Regional title on Saturday. Assumption was only one of five schools throughout the whole country to place five runners on an All-Region team.
  • Women's Cross Country Qualifies for Second NCAA National Championship
    November 06, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass. – The Assumption College women's cross country team, receiving votes in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division II National Poll, will be competing in its second-consecutive NCAA Division II National Championship Saturday, November 18th in Evansville, Indiana. The women's race is set to start at 11:45 a.m. (EST).  
  • REGIONAL CHAMPS! Women's Cross Country Claims NCAA East Regional
    November 04, 2017
    The Lead: The Assumption College women's cross country team, ranked second in the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Association (USTFCCCA) Division II East Region poll, won their first ever NCAA East Regional Championship today, beating Stonehill by just one point.
  • Women's Cross Country Races to 2nd Place at NE10 Championship
    October 22, 2017
    The Lead: The Assumption College women's cross country team, ranked second in the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Association (USTFCCCA) Division II East Region poll, finished second place at the 2017 NE10 Cross Country Championship held at Stanley Park this afternoon.
  • Women's Cross Country Selected 2nd in NE-10 Pre-Championship Poll
    October 19, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass. –  The Assumption College women's cross country team, ranked second in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division II East Region poll, will look to halt Stonehill from winning their ninth consecutive Northeast-10 Conference Championship this Saturday in Westfield, Massachusetts.
  • Pagliuca Garners NE10 Athlete of the Week Accolades
    October 10, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass. – Senior Antonia Pagliuca (Peabody, Mass. / Peabody Veteran's Memorial) of the Assumption women’s cross country team has once again been named the NE10 Athlete of the Week, after leading the Hounds to a 12th place finish at the NEICAA Championships on Saturday.
  • Pagliuca Named NE10 Athlete of the Week
    October 03, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass. – Senior Antonia Pagliuca (Peabody, Mass. / Peabody Veteran's Memorial) of the Assumption women’s cross country team has been named the NE10 Athlete of the Week, after leading the Hounds to a second place finish at the Paul Short Invitational on Friday.
  • Women's Cross Country Races to 2nd Place at Paul Short
    September 29, 2017
    The Lead: The Assumption College women's cross country team placed second out of 20 schools at the Paul Short Invitational today, scoring 89 points, just seven shy of first place.
  • Women's Cross Country Runs in The Worcester City Championships
    September 23, 2017
    The Lead: The Assumption College women's cross country team had four athletes compete in the Worcester City Championships on Saturday morning.
  • Pagliuca Earns NE10 Athlete of the Week Honors
    September 19, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass. – Senior Antonia Pagliuca (Peabody, Mass. / Peabody Veteran's Memorial) of the Assumption women’s cross country team has been honored with NE10 Athlete of the Week accolades, after leading the Hounds to the UMass Dartmouth Invitational Championship on Saturday.
  • Women's Cross Country Claims UMass Dartmouth Invite
    September 16, 2017
    The Lead: The Assumption College women's cross country team claimed the UMass Dartmouth Invitational today, just nipping Trinity and Brandeis with a total time of 1:33.56.
  • Courtney Fisher Named NE10 Athlete of the Week
    September 06, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass. – Senior Courtney Fisher (Peterborough, N.H. / Contoocook Valley Regional) of the Assumption women’s cross country team has been named NE10 Athlete of the Week, announced earlier today.
  • Men's and Women's Cross Country Announces 2017 Season Schedule
    August 08, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass. – The Assumption College men's and women's cross country programs have announced the full schedule for the upcoming 2017 season. The Hounds kick off the season at the Shacklette Invitational on September 2nd in a meet hosted at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, N.H. Times for all meets will be added as they become available.
  • Rachel Avard awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
    August 03, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass. – Assumption College women's cross country and track & field standout student-athlete Rachel Avard has been awarded the prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship.
  • Avard Nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year
    August 01, 2017
    Worcester, Mass. – Assumption Class of 2017 graduate, dual-sport star, and NE10 conference Woman of the Year Rachel Avard has been selected as one of the top 34 honorees for the 2017 NCAA Woman of the Year, as announced on Tuesday afternoon.