2011 Michigan Tech Cross Country News

August 3, 2012
Joda Hired as Assistant Coach
Michigan Tech athletic director Suzanne Sanregret announced Friday (Aug. 3) that former Michigan Tech student-athlete Andrew Joda has been hired as the assistant coach for cross country, Nordic skiing and track and field.

February 20, 2012
Cross Country Teams Earn Academic Honors
The Michigan Tech cross country teams were recently honored for academics by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.

February 20, 2012
Cross Country Teams Earn Academic Honors
The Michigan Tech cross country teams were recently honored for academics by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.

November 5, 2011
Yovetich Runs to All-Region Honors
Marissa Yovetich earned NCAA All-Region honors after finishing 17th at the NCAA Cross Country Regional Championships Saturday (Nov. 5). She covered the six-kilometer course in 22:43.

November 5, 2011
Yovetich Runs to All-Region Honors
Marissa Yovetich earned NCAA All-Region honors after finishing 17th at the NCAA Cross Country Regional Championships Saturday (Nov. 5). She covered the six-kilometer course in 22:43.

October 31, 2011
Tech Alum Wins Marathon Debut
No matter how hard you train, there are always a lot of unknowns before your first marathon. How fast should I go? How much water should I drink?

October 31, 2011
Tech Alum Wins Marathon Debut
No matter how hard you train, there are always a lot of unknowns before your first marathon. How fast should I go? How much water should I drink?

October 22, 2011
Cross Country Teams Ninth at GLIAC Championships
Marissa Yovetich finished 18th to lead the Michigan Tech cross country teams at the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships Saturday (Oct. 22). She covered the six-kilometer course in 23:28.

October 22, 2011
Cross Country Teams Ninth at GLIAC Championships
Marissa Yovetich finished 18th to lead the Michigan Tech cross country teams at the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships Saturday (Oct. 22). She covered the six-kilometer course in 23:28.

October 8, 2011
Yovetich Wins First Race of Career
Marissa Yovetich won the first race of her career to lead the Michigan Tech cross country teams at the Upper Peninsula Championships in Marquette, Mich. Friday (Oct. 7). Yovetich completed the six-kilometer course in 23:15.

October 8, 2011
Yovetich Wins First Race of Career
Marissa Yovetich won the first race of her career to lead the Michigan Tech cross country teams at the Upper Peninsula Championships in Marquette, Mich. Friday (Oct. 7). Yovetich completed the six-kilometer course in 23:15.

September 25, 2011
Women Sixth, Men 21st at Roy Griak Invitational
The Michigan Tech women's cross country team finished sixth thanks to all five runners finishing in the top-100 at the Roy Griak Invitational Saturday (Sept. 24).

September 25, 2011
Women Sixth, Men 21st at Roy Griak Invitational
The Michigan Tech women's cross country team finished sixth thanks to all five runners finishing in the top-100 at the Roy Griak Invitational Saturday (Sept. 24).

September 17, 2011
Irwin, Lane Pace Cross Country Teams
Sophomore Deedra Irwin finished ninth to lead the Michigan Tech cross country teams at the St. Olaf Invite Saturday (Sept. 17). The Pulaski, Wis. native covered the six-kilometer course in 23:11.

September 17, 2011
Irwin, Lane Pace Cross Country Teams
Sophomore Deedra Irwin finished ninth to lead the Michigan Tech cross country teams at the St. Olaf Invite Saturday (Sept. 17). The Pulaski, Wis. native covered the six-kilometer course in 23:11.

September 10, 2011
Mishica Second at Ashland Invite
Senior Mishica finished a career-best second to lead the Michigan Tech women's cross country team at the Northland College Invitational in Ashland, Wis. Friday (Sept. 9). The Hancock, Wis., native covered the five-kilometer race in 19:36, 35 seconds behind race winner Morgan Place of Minnesota Duluth.

September 10, 2011
Mishica Second at Ashland Invite
Senior Mishica finished a career-best second to lead the Michigan Tech women's cross country team at the Northland College Invitational in Ashland, Wis. Friday (Sept. 9). The Hancock, Wis., native covered the five-kilometer race in 19:36, 35 seconds behind race winner Morgan Place of Minnesota Duluth.

September 2, 2011
Tech Sweeps First Cross Country Meet
The Michigan Tech cross country teams opened the season in grand fashion sweeping both individual titles and both team titles at the Upper Peninsula Season Opener at the Michigan Tech Nordic Training Center Friday (Sept. 2).

September 2, 2011
Tech Sweeps First Cross Country Meet
The Michigan Tech cross country teams opened the season in grand fashion sweeping both individual titles and both team titles at the Upper Peninsula Season Opener at the Michigan Tech Nordic Training Center Friday (Sept. 2).

August 19, 2011
Cross Country Hopes High for 2011
The Michigan Tech cross country teams will have a familiar look for the 2011 season with both squads returning several runners.

August 19, 2011
Cross Country Hopes High for 2011
The Michigan Tech cross country teams will have a familiar look for the 2011 season with both squads returning several runners.

June 28, 2011
Six Athletes Sign NLI's With Michigan Tech
Michigan Tech head coach Joe Haggenmiller announced that six athletes have signed National Letters of Intent to join the cross country, Nordic skiing and track and field teams.

June 28, 2011
Six Athletes Sign NLI's With Michigan Tech
Michigan Tech head coach Joe Haggenmiller announced that six athletes have signed National Letters of Intent to join the cross country, Nordic skiing and track and field teams.

May 24, 2011
Individual Sports Programs Hand Out Yearly Awards
Michigan Tech head coach Joe Haggenmiller recently announced the yearly award winners for cross country, Nordic skiing and track and field. Overall, 24 different athletes were honored.

May 24, 2011
Individual Sports Programs Hand Out Yearly Awards
Michigan Tech head coach Joe Haggenmiller recently announced the yearly award winners for cross country, Nordic skiing and track and field. Overall, 24 different athletes were honored.