Women's Cross Country and Track & Field Programs Honored by USTFCCCACAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The award-winning 2008-09 campaign for the MIT women's cross country and track & field teams continued last week as the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released the final standings for the Deb Vercauteren Program of the Year Award. The Engineers finished sixth among all Division III programs by virtue of their impressive performances at the NCAA Cross Country, Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
MIT Finishes 10th at NCAA ChampionshipHANOVER, Ind. - Competing among 31 of the top squads in the nation, the MIT women's cross country team secured a 10th place finish at the Division III NCAA Championship in Hanover, Ind. on Saturday. It was the first appearance in program history at the National Championship meet and the Engineers more than held their own with this competitive field.