Cross Country/Track & Field

  • Bronco runner Chris Mosier, SCU Student Body President, Earns WCC Post-Graduate Scholarship
    June 10, 2011
    Bronco runner Chris Mosier, SCU Student Body President, Earns WCC Post-Graduate Scholarship Chris Mosier, the Santa Clara University Student Body President, cross country team captain, Ruff Rider enthusiast and frequent community service volunteer, recently was awarded the West Coast Conference Post-Graduate Scholarship.
  • Track Finishes Season With Many Career Highs
    May 16, 2011
    Track Finishes Season With Many Career Highs With split squads competing at the Cal State Stanislaus Twilight on May 13 in Turlock, Calif. and the West Coast Invitational on May 14 in Salem, Ore., the Bronco track team and coaches had a busy weekend.
  • Track Finishes Season With Many Career Highs
    May 16, 2011
    Track Finishes Season With Many Career Highs With split squads competing at the Cal State Stanislaus Twilight on May 13 in Turlock, Calif. and the West Coast Invitational on May 14 in Salem, Ore., the Bronco track team and coaches had a busy weekend.
  • Transitioning from Track to Cross Country for Hartwig
    May 16, 2011
    Transitioning from Track to Cross Country for Hartwig Erin Hartwig, sophomore from Glendale, Calif. has already had success in her first complete season of track at Santa Clara University. She has raced in the 800m, 1500m and 5000m this season, earning seasonal and personal records with times of 2:27:12, 4:47:08 and 18:39:75, respectively. She also has been a key runner on the Bronco 4x400m relay. Recently, SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCU) was able to speak with Hartwig (EH) about her season, future and experiences.
  • Brown was Born to Run
    May 12, 2011
    Brown was Born to Run Kazimir Brown (KB), also known as Amanda, grew up in a track family and was destined to be a runner. During her sophomore season here at Santa Clara, she broke two school records in the 100m and the 200m.
  • Giove Pursuing Passions at SCU
    April 28, 2011
    Giove Pursuing Passions at SCU Nicole Giove is using her time at Santa Clara University to pursue all her passions – on the racecourse, in the classroom and on the Internet.
  • Track Has Great Day at Brutus Hamilton; Jones and Giove Break Out with Terrific PRs
    April 23, 2011
    Track Has Great Day at Brutus Hamilton; Jones and Giove Break Out with Terrific PRs In the most competitive meet of the year so far, the Bronco track team had their best performance of the season so far at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational at Cal Friday night.
  • Track Pleased at MidWay Point of Outdoor Season; Prepare for Meet at Cal
    April 21, 2011
    Track Pleased at MidWay Point of Outdoor Season; Prepare for Meet at Cal Santa Clara will head to Berkeley, Calif. to run in the Brutus Hamilton Meet on the Cal campus on Fri., April 22. First-year head cross country/track coach Felipe Montoro sat down with www.SantaClaraBroncos.com to talk about the team’s progress, what they are looking forward to in May and how much cross country season helps the track athletes.
  • Senior Track Season for Conlin
    April 18, 2011
    Senior Track Season for Conlin SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCU) spoke with Melissa Conlin (MC) about her years at Santa Clara and her experiences as a runner on the cross country and distance track teams. Conlin, a senior graduating this spring in engineering is from Renton, Washington. Recently, she raced a season best time in the 5000m at the Chico State Invitational in early April.
  • Reid Wins 1500m to Highlight Bronco Track Efforts at UC Davis
    April 18, 2011
    Reid Wins 1500m to Highlight Bronco Track Efforts at UC Davis The Bronco track team participated in the Woody Wilson Invitational hosted by UC Davis on Sat., April 16. Temperatures in the mid 80's provided excellent conditions for the middle distance events, but made things difficult for those athletes competing in the longer events. The highlight of the meet for SCU was senior Robbie Reid's victory in the 1500m.
  • Reid Reflects on his Bronco Experiences
    April 11, 2011
    Reid Reflects on his Bronco Experiences Robbie Reid, a senior from Los Altos, Calif. has been very involved here at Santa Clara University and now enters his last year on the Bronco’s track team. He has had an excellent start to the season placing third in the 800m at the Cal State Stanislaus meet as well as fifth overall at the UC Davis Aggies Open with a time of 1:54:02. SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCU) spoke with Reid (RR) about his experiences and what he has enjoyed most or taken away from his time as a distance runner.
  • Track Sets Personal Bests in Chico
    April 11, 2011
    Track Sets Personal Bests in Chico The Santa Clara track team traveled north to compete in the Chico Distance Carnival and the Chico Twilight on April 8 and 9 at Chico State. In ideal conditions a slew of Broncos set personal best for the third consecutive week. The Bronco track team returns to competition April 16 for the Woody Wilson Invite hosted by UC Davis.
  • Bronco Student-Athletes Post 3.0+ GPA for 12th time in 13 quarters
    April 11, 2011
    Bronco Student-Athletes Post 3.0+ GPA for 12th time in 13 quarters With almost one-third of the student-athletes posting a 3.5 or better, Santa Clara University's student-athletes posted a 3.047 grade point average (GPA) for the Winter 2011 quarter. Santa Clara's student-athletes have achieved a 3.0 GPA or better 12 of the last 13 quarters. Santa Clara's cumulative GPA for its student-athletes is 3.081. For the second straight quarter, the women's cross country team (right) led all teams with a 3.406 GPA for the Winter 2011 term – the exact same GPA it recorded for the Fall 2010 term as well.
  • Wilson Begins Her Last Bronco Track Season
    April 06, 2011
    Wilson Begins Her Last Bronco Track Season Stephanie Wilson, a senior English major and local graduate of San Jose’s Archbishop Mitty, has begun her last track season as a Bronco this spring. Although she did not compete in the 2010 track season due to an injury, she had a record-setting year in cross-country as she was the 2009 NCAA All-American as well as 2009 WCC champion. SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) sat and talked with Wilson (SW) about her experience here at Santa Clara, some tips about running, and potential plans for the future.
  • Track Continues to Improve at Johnny Mathis
    April 04, 2011
    Track Continues to Improve at Johnny Mathis Clear skies and warm weather greeted the SCU track team at SF State April 2. The Broncos continue to progress throughout the season improving each weekend and there were a number of personal and seasonal bests set on the day. The Broncos return to action April 8 and 9 when they make the trip north for the Chico State Distance Carnival and Twilight Invitational.
  • SCU Track Has Great Day at SF State Distance Carnival, Reid Runs Well at Stanford
    March 26, 2011
    SCU Track Has Great Day at SF State Distance Carnival, Reid Runs Well at Stanford The Santa Clara University track team traveled north to San Francisco State to participate in the annual distance carnival and Robbie Reid competed at the Stanford Invitational.
  • Ney Hopes for Strong Sophomore Season
    March 16, 2011
    Ney Hopes for Strong Sophomore Season A competitive runner since she was eight years old, sophomore Hayley Ney is excited for her second track season with the Broncos.
  • Track Runs Well at UC Davis Aggie Open
    March 14, 2011
    Track Runs Well at UC Davis Aggie Open The Santa Clara track team returned to action at UC Davis on Saturday, participating in the Aggie Open. Host UC Davis, WCC rivals USF and Saint Mary's, Sacramento State, Nevada, Chico State, Cal State Stanislaus, several junior colleges and open competitors were on hand as well.
  • Track Runs at UC Davis This Weekend; Readies for Big Things This Season
    March 10, 2011
    Track Runs at UC Davis This Weekend; Readies for Big Things This Season The Santa Clara track season is beginning to feel like its in full swing. This weekend the Broncos will run at the UC Davis Open on Sat., March 12. Next weekend runners not still finishing finals, which are next week, will run at the Hornet Invite Sat., March 19. Finally, the full compliment of Bronco runners will take to the track to run either at the San Francisco Distance Carnival March 25 and 26 with a select number of runners who qualify running at the Stanford Invitational the same dates.
  • Broncos Find Early Season Success At Kim Duyst Invitational
    March 06, 2011
    Broncos Find Early Season Success At Kim Duyst Invitational Warm weather and good competition welcomed the Broncos to the Kim Duyst Invitational as Santa Clara's track team opened up the season with a successful trip to Cal State Stanislaus on Sat., March 5th. Next up for the track team is the Aggie Open, hosted by UC Davis on Sat., March 12.
  • WCC Collects Record-Breaking 11,740 Shoes for Soles4Souls
    March 03, 2011
    WCC Collects Record-Breaking 11,740 Shoes for Soles4Souls The Zappos.com Soles4Souls shoe drive has come to an end on the WCC campuses. This year Santa Clara University collected a total of 1,412 pairs of shoes, tripling the total collected last year.
  • Cross Country Honored for Academic Excellence
    March 02, 2011
    Cross Country Honored for Academic Excellence The Santa Clara University men’s and women's cross country teams were honored by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on February 17th with the All-Academic team award.
  • SCU Lands Eight On WCC Fall All-Academic Teams; 11 More Earn Honorable Mention
    January 26, 2011
    SCU Lands Eight On WCC Fall All-Academic Teams; 11 More Earn Honorable Mention The WCC Fall All-Academic teams were released today by the West Coast Conference and Santa Clara boasts 19 student-athletes on the list; eight divided amongst the teams and another 11 receiving honorable mention. Only one other school, Portland, placed more student-athletes on the conference’s all-academic lists than Santa Clara.
  • Taking a time out with Assistant Coach Priscilla Bayley
    January 25, 2011
    Taking a time out with Assistant Coach Priscilla Bayley By: Kaitlin Fuelling ‘13 Santa Clara, Calif. - After her first season in fall of 2010 as an assistant coach for the Bronco’s cross country team, Priscilla Bayley (PB) has settled into Santa Clara’s running routine.
  • Bronco Student-Athletes Post 3.0+ GPA for 11th time in 12 quarters
    January 21, 2011
    Bronco Student-Athletes Post 3.0+ GPA for 11th time in 12 quarters Santa Clara University's student-athletes posted a 3.0498 grade point average (GPA) for the Fall 2010 quarter. Santa Clara's student-athletes have achieved a 3.0 GPA or better 11 of the last 12 quarters. Santa Clara's cumulative GPA for its student-athletes is 3.0498. The women's cross country team (right) led all teams with a 3.406 GPA for the Fall 2010 term.
  • Mosier Proud to be Bronco Athlete and Student Body President
    January 07, 2011
    Mosier Proud to be Bronco Athlete and Student Body President Senior Chris Mosier is a dedicated Bronco through and through. Running for the SCU track and cross country teams for four seasons and serving as student body president, Mosier tries to give back to Santa Clara University any way he can.
  • Montoro Named Head Cross Country and Track Coach
    December 07, 2010
    Montoro Named Head Cross Country and Track Coach After an extensive search, Santa Clara University announced on Wednesday Bronco associate head coach Felipe Montoro, in his seventh year with the program, has been promoted to head coach of the cross country and track programs at Santa Clara University as nine-year head coach Tom Service is retiring as of Dec. 15, 2010.
  • Cross Country Men 21st, Women 22nd at NCAA West Regional Championship
    November 13, 2010
    Cross Country Men 21st, Women 22nd at NCAA West Regional Championship The Bronco men’s cross country team finished 21st and the women 22nd at the NCAA West Regional Championship. After running to All-American honors last year, senior Stephanie Wilson finished 73rd and did not qualify for the NCAA Championship. Washington won the women’s title and Oregon bested Stanford’s men to win the men’s title.
  • Cross Country Prepares for NCAA West Regional Championship
    November 10, 2010
    Cross Country Prepares for NCAA West Regional Championship With five natives in tow and a 2009 All-American as well, Santa Clara’s Cross Country teams head to Oregon this weekend to compete in the NCAA West Regional Championship on Sat., Nov. 13 at the Springfield Country Club near Eugene, Ore. The women’s race, a 6K, will begin at 9:45 am. The men’s race, a 10K, will start at 10:45 am. Each of the more than 30 teams on each side will be vying for a spot at the NCAA Cross Country Championships in Terre Haute, Ind. on Mon., Nov. 22.
  • Women Third at Doc Adams Invite
    November 07, 2010
    Women Third at Doc Adams Invite Santa Clara’s women were third at the Doc Adams Invitational on Saturday with 68 points at UC Davis. Meghan McNamara finished in fourth place for the Broncos. The Bronco cross country teams now turn their sites to the NCAA West Region Championship on Sat., Nov. 13 in Eugene, Ore.
  • Harrier Men Third, Women Fourth at WCC Championship
    October 30, 2010
    Harrier Men Third, Women Fourth at WCC Championship The Santa Clara men finished third at the 2010 WCC Cross Country Championships in Crystal Springs, Calif. and the women were fourth on Saturday. It was the men’s highest finish since they were third in 2007 as they finished one point ahead of LMU with 96 points. Individually, Santa Clara saw three runners race to All-WCC honors with last year’s champion, Bronco Stephanie Wilson, finishing seventh.
  • Two-Time State Champion Thrives at Santa Clara
    October 28, 2010
    Two-Time State Champion Thrives at Santa Clara As the 2010 Marist High School Track Athlete of the Year, a two-time state champion, and the valedictorian of her class, most people would think Bronco freshman Allie Sibole would not even have time to run cross country.
  • Wilson Aims to Repeat as Cross Country Prepares for WCC Championships
    October 27, 2010
    Wilson Aims to Repeat as Cross Country Prepares for WCC Championships With 2009 WCC champion Stephanie Wilson in tow, Santa Clara will travel to Crystal Springs, Calif. for the WCC Cross Country Championship on Sat., Oct. 30. The women’s race, a 6K, begins at 9 am. The men’s race, an 8K, begins at 9:45 am.
  • Wilson Works to Defend Title
    October 27, 2010
    Wilson Works to Defend Title Stephanie Wilson is one of the most decorated student-athletes at Santa Clara University. Her honors include being a 2009 NCAA All-American in cross country, as well as the 2009 WCC Champion – both firsts for Santa Clara.
  • Former Gymnast Enjoys Cross Country Competition
    October 25, 2010
    Former Gymnast Enjoys Cross Country Competition After eight years of gymnastics and kung fu martial arts, most people would want to take a break from intense competition.
  • Cross Country Runs Well in Own Bronco Invite
    October 16, 2010
    Cross Country Runs Well in Own Bronco Invite In the largest and strongest field ever on Saturday for the Bronco Invitational, Santa Clara finished ninth in the men’s Invite Open (8K) and the women eighth in the women’s Invite Open (5K). Santa Clara will run in two weeks at the WCC Championship in Crystal Springs, Calif.
  • Cross Country Hosts Bronco Invite Saturday
    October 12, 2010
    Cross Country Hosts Bronco Invite Saturday Hosting a field of 31 teams from seven states, the Bronco Invitational Cross Country meet on Sat., Oct. 16 is the biggest and brightest field in school history. The Bronco Invite, which is free to the public, will be run at Baylands Park in Santa Clara, Calif. and will include five WCC schools, Cal, Stanford, UCLA, Lamar, Chico State and a number of other Big West and WAC schools. It is the 2010 debut of Bronco cross country All-American Stephanie Wilson, the defending WCC champion. Two-time defending champion Long Beach State will also make a run at its third straight title.
  • Preparing for the 2010 Bronco Invite
    October 12, 2010
    Preparing for the 2010 Bronco Invite The Santa Clara men's cross country team has had a successful season starting in early September. Recently, www.santaclarbroncos.com (SCB) sat down with sophomores Kevin Oliver (KO - on the right of the photo) and Marcos Hinojosa (MH - on the left of the photo) to talk about their current cross country season and some of their running and race strategies.
  • Women XC Win Gator Invitational
    October 09, 2010
    Women XC Win Gator Invitational Running at Golden Gate Park in the San Francisco State Gator Invitational proved to be the right place for the Bronco women on Friday as the Broncos won the Invitational, defeating WCC foe Saint Mary's and cross-town rival San Jose State.
  • Germany Twins Push Each Other to Succeed
    September 29, 2010
    Germany Twins Push Each Other to Succeed Kayla and Lauren Germany are twin sisters from Scotts Valley, California, and two of the newest runners on Santa Clara University’s cross country team.
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