Turkey Day Runs:
California: Scott Bauhs Wins His Pro Debut at Synapetics 5k Bauhs is a stud with a bright future.
On the boards: Scott Bauhs Wins Elite 5k
* Galen Rupp vs. Scott Bauhs
CT: Martin Fagan Wins Manchester Road Race
Canadian XC Nationals Today
On the boards:
*Alan Webb: Should he follow Mottram's idea to go solo?
*Colt McCoy is dating a Baylor Runner...sic em' horns The
knockout young woman they showed about 10 times on ESPN during the Texas, Texas A&M game is her
*Shaheen parts company with Renato conova (sic)
Jelimo Talks About Meeting Kenya's President after Beijing It was quite a year for her as in addition to Olympic gold she took home the $1 million Golden League jackpot. EA Standard
Best Recap of NCAA Women's Race from Mike Scott
2008 NCAA D1 XC
*LRC Prediction Scores Are In - Check Them Now
Arkansas XC Had Its Worst NCAA XC Meet Ever This year represented a lot of negative firsts for the Razorbacks. The first year without John McDonnell in a long, long time and the first conference XC loss in 34 years, and the first Regional loss after 18 years. It was the Razorbacks' worst NCAA performance ever, but they have made the meet every year since 1974
McDonnell's conference streak started).
*For a great look at the history of the NCAA Champs click here for men, here for women.
Post NCAA News:
*German Fernandez Possibly Facing Long Recovery From Injury
*Metcalf: "We should be better next year" (scroll down in article)
*Oregon Gets Hero's Welcome At Hayward
Men Results: *Team *Individual LRC: *Men's Photos Almost 600 of them.
LRC: RUPP And Oregon Are Golden Galen Rupp put away the demons of the near misses and captured his first NCAA title by shadowing Liberty's Sam Chelenga for 9,600m and then outkicking him on the straight to lead Oregon to the team win. Oregon dominated the team title as Oklahoma
State had a forgettable day. Super frosh German Fernandez
dropped out with an achilles injury (photo of Fernandez in great pain here), while Oregon frosh Luke Puskedra was a very impressive fifth.
*USA Today Recap of Race
*On the boards: Eyewitness Account Of German Fernandez's Injury
*Chelanga's Lack Of Experience Shined Through!
*German Fernandez Has Achilles Injury
*Recap On NCAAs From Oregonian