Minnesota Men's Cross Country ArchiveNovember 22, 1999 - MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY PLACES 15TH AT NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS
November 17, 1999 - PLASENCIA NAMED MIDWEST COACH OF THE YEAR
November 13, 1999 - MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY WINS NCAA DISTRICT V CHAMPIONSHIP
November 03, 1999 - MINNESOTA'S MCCOMB NAMED BIG TEN FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR
October 30, 1999 - U CROSS COUNTRY TEAM PLACES THIRD AT THE 1999 BIG TEN CHAMPIONSHIPS
October 28, 1999 - U MEN SET TO COMPETE IN THE 1999 BIG TEN CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS
October 16, 1999 - GOLDEN GOPHER CROSS COUNTRY FINISHES 16TH AT NCAA PRE-MEET
September 25, 1999 - GOLDEN GOPHERS FINISH 14TH AT THE 1999 ROY GRIAK INVITATIONAL
September 10, 1999 - MINNESOTA'S PIERCE WINS FIRST MEET OF SEASON
Plasencia Named U.S. Junior Cross Country Coach
True freshmen Hamza Ali and Nick Rink will also represent the U.S. in international competition next month.
Gophers Named USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
Led by eight Academic All-Big Ten honorees, the Gophers recorded a cumulative team grade point average of 3.43 – the program’s highest team GPA on record dating back to 1999.
Ali Qualifies for World Championships
A native of Minneapolis, Minn., Ali entered the meet having set a Gophers record to win the Twin Cities 5K earlier this year (14:47) and also picked up an individual title at the Fall...