Pioneers have strong showing at PSU-Behrend Invite placing 3rd of 20 teams
Sept. 13, 2014 at 10:20 p.m. ET
ERIE, Pa. -- Point Park women's cross country had a strong finishing on Saturday placing third of 20 teams at the Penn State-Behrend Invitational. The Pioneers had three medal winners led by Kelsey Wilkins in 7th place (20:01).
Point Park opens 2014 season at Wooster Invitational with three Top-10 finishers
Aug. 29, 2014
WOOSTER, Ohio -- The Point Park University women's cross country team opened its 2014 season on Friday night at the Wooster Invitational. No team scoring was conducted, but the Pioneers had three Top-10 finishers in the 5K.
Season Outlook: Point Park Women's Cross Country roster talented, deep
Aug. 29, 2014
PITTSBURGH -- The Point Park women's cross country team is talented and deep for the 2014 season. The Pioneers not only return four of their top five runners, they also welcome strong newcomers who make an impact.
Point Park predicted third in KIAC Women's Cross Country Preseason Poll
Aug. 16, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. ET
PITTSBURGH -- Point Park is predicted to finish third of 10 teams in the 2014 KIAC Women's Cross Country Preseason Poll. The Pioneers, who return four of their top five runners, were third in the KIAC in 2013.
Point Park women's cross country has three Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes
Dec. 9, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. ET
PITTSBURGH -- Point Park women's cross country had three runners named 2013 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes as junior or seniors with a GPA of 3.5 or higher. They were Keri Rouse, Katie Johnston and Christina Wisniewski.
Jiraskova competes at NAIA National Championship Meet for the Pioneers
Nov. 23, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. ET
LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Point Park junoir Hana Jiraskova competed in the NAIA Women's Cross Country National Championship Meet on Saturday (Nov. 23) at Rim Rock Farms in Lawrence, Kan. She ran the 5K race in 20:04 for 198th place of 319.
Pioneers place third at 2013 KIAC Women's Cross Country Championship Meet
Nov. 9, 2013 at 10:30 p.m. ET
MIDWAY, Ky. -- The Point Park women's cross country team placed third of 10 teams at the KIAC Meet on Saturday (Nov. 9) and had three runners earn All-KIAC honors, including NAIA national meet individual qualifier Hana Jiraskova (20:40).
Point Park ends reg. season with win at Carlow
Oct. 26, 2013
PITTSBURGH -- Point Park women's cross country beat Carlow in a Dual Meet 5K on Saturday to end the regular season. The Pioneers had nearly their entire team register season-best times in the final event before the KIAC Meet Nov. 9.
Jiraskova named the KIAC Runner of the Week
Oct. 16, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. ET
PITTSBURGH -- Point Park junior Hana Jiraskova was named the KIAC Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week for her performance at the CMU Meet Oct. 12. Jiraskova had a career-best time of 19:51 to place 23rd of 193 runners in the 5K.
Pioneers take 9th at challenging CMU 5K Meet
Oct. 13, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. ET
PITTSBURGH -- Point Park women's cross country placed ninth of 19 teams in a very challenging field of schools at the Carnegie Mellon 5K Meet in Schenley Park. The Pioneers had their best individual times in a 5K for every runner.
Point Park wins team title at Pitt-Greensburg 5K
Oct. 5, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. ET
GREENSBURG, Pa. -- Point Park women's cross country had four runners in the top eight finishers to win the team title at the Pitt-Greensburg Invitational on Saturday. Hana Jiraskova was the individual champion from Point Park at 21:11.
Pioneers take third of 10 teams at Chatham Meet
Sept. 29, 2013 at 11:30 p.m. ET
PITTSBURGH -- Point Park women's cross country finished third of 10 teams at the Chatham Meet on Saturday (Sept. 28). The Pioneers had 73 points to finish just behind Geneva, which was second with 70. Waynesburg won the meet with 40.
Point Park women place 4th at St. Vincent Meet
Sept. 21, 2013 at 8:30 p.m. ET
LATROBE, Pa. -- Point Park women's cross country turned in another solid finish placing fourth at the St. Vincent Invitational 5K on Saturday. Hana Jiraskova placed eighth at 20:19 to lead the Pioneers in what was a sloppy, rainy day in Latrobe.
Pioneers open season 2nd at Waynesburg Meet
Sept. 14, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. ET
WAYNESBURG, Pa. -- Point Park women's cross country placed second at Waynesburg to open its 2013 season on Saturday. Junior Hana Jiraskova set a school record in the 6K at 23:54 to lead four Pioneers in the top 14.
Women's Cross Country is an 'NAIA Scholar Team'
July 16, 2013
PITTSBURGH -- Point Park University women's cross country was named an NAIA Scholar Team with a 3.50 team GPA for 2012-13. Women's cross country led the Point Park athletic department and was in the top 15% of the NAIA.
Point Park claims 2012-13 KIAC Commissioner's Cup
May 15, 2013
PITTSBURGH -- Point Park athletics claimed the KIAC Commissioner's All-Sports Cup as the best overall athletic department in the KIAC for 2012-13. Women's cross country contributed by finishing fourth at the KIAC Meet.
Dill named Capital One (R) Academic All-District
May 31, 2013 at 2:45 p.m. ET
PITTSBURGH -- Point Park senior women's cross country runner Lindsay Dill has been named to the 2012-13 Capital One (R) Academic All-District Cross Country College Division First Team, as announce by CoSIDA on May 30.
Dill, Rouse named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes
Nov. 28, 2012 at 9:10 p.m. ET
PITTSBURGH -- Point Park cross country runners Lindsay Dill and Keri Rouse have been named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes for the 2012 season. Dill and Rouse made the grade as juniors or seniors with at least a 3.5 GPA.
National Qualifiers compete at NAIA Meet Nov. 17
Updated Nov. 17, 2012 at 4:50 p.m. ET
VANCOUVER, Wash. -- Point Park's NAIA Cross Country National Qualifiers (L to R) Lindsay Dill, Hana Jiraskova and Dylan Grunn competed at the NAIA national meet on Nov. 17. Read more at the link below for a recap and results..
Jiraskova, Dill qualify for nationals at KIAC XC Meet
Nov. 3, 2012
RICHMOND, Ind. -- Hana Jiraskova and Lindsay Dill finished second and third, respectively, at the KIAC Women's Cross County Meet on Saturday to qualify for the NAIA national meet. Point Park was 4th of 9 teams overall.
Pioneers compete in Walsh 5K Meet, KIAC Meet next
Oct. 27, 2012
NORTH CANTON, Ohio -- The Point Park University women's cross country team competed Saturday at the Walsh 5K Meet finishing 3rd of 3 teams. It was the final preparation for the Pioneers prior to the KIAC Meet on Nov. 3.
Jiraskova gets KIAC Runner of Week honors again
Oct. 9, 2012
PITTSBURGH -- Point Park's Hana Jiraskova has been named the KIAC Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week for Oct. 6. The native of Czech Republic was Point Park's top finisher at the CMU Meet Oct. 6 with a time of 20:27.
Jiraskova is KIAC Women's XC Runner of the Week
Sept. 25, 2012
PITTSBURGH -- Point Park's Hana Jiraskova has been named the KIAC Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week for her performance Sept. 22 at St. Vincent. The native of the Czech Republic placed 17th with a time of 21:03.
Point Park races to 6th place at St. Vincent Meet
Sept. 22, 2012
LATROBE -- The Point Park University women's cross country team raced to a sixth-place finish of 13 teams at the St. Vincent Invitational on Saturday. The Pioneers had a team score of 185, which was just outside the top five teams.
Pioneers have nice showing at PSU-B -- 4th of 17
Sept. 15, 2012
ERIE, Pa. -- The Point Park women's cross country team had a nice team showing at PSU-Behrend placing 4th of 17 teams. The Pioneers had two high individual finishers with Hana Jiraskova (12th) and Lindsay Dill (14th).
Point Park women open season 7th at Waynesburg
Sept. 9, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. ET
WAYNESBURG, Pa. -- Point Park opened the 2012 women's cross country season by placing 7th of 14 teams at the Waynesburg Invitational on Saturday (Sept. 8). The Pioneers had four runners finish the 6K under 28 minutes.
Dill and Bubeck named 2011 NAIA Scholar-Athletes
Nov. 22, 2011
PITTSBURGH -- Point Park's Lindsay Dill and Leah Bubeck were named 2011 Daktronics-NAIA Women's Cross Country Scholar-Athletes for their senior seasons. Dill is pictured above left and Bubeck is pictured above right.
Pioneers compete at Unaffiliated Meet in St. Louis
Nov. 5, 2011
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- The Point Park women's cross country team competed Saturday at the Unaffiliated Group Meet in St. Louis, Mo., and finished 8th of 8 teams. Keri Rouse and Katie Johnston were the top Point Park finishers.
Point Park women end regular season at Walsh meet
Oct. 22, 2011
NORTH CANTON, Ohio -- The Point Park women's cross country team placed 3rd of 5 teams Saturday at the Walsh meet, the final competition of the regular season. Martine Saul (pictured) ran the 5K in 28:08 for the Pioneers.
VIDEO: Coach Irvin talks about 2011 season so far
Oct. 18, 2011
Point Park University men's and women's cross country head coach Jim Irvin checks in with an interview Oct. 18, 2011 discussing the season to date and also looking ahead to the last couple of meets on the year.
Pioneers compete at CMU Meet in Schenley Park
Oct. 8, 2011
PITTSBURGH -- The Point Park women's cross country team placed 13th at the Carnegie Mellon meet Saturday at Schenley Park. Keri Rouse (pictured) and Katie Johnston the led the Pioneers at 23:04 and 23:08, repectively.
Point Park 9th of 12 teams at Pitt-Greensburg Meet
Oct. 1, 2011
GREENSBURG, Pa. -- The Point Park women's cross country team was 9th of 12 teams Saturday at the Pitt-Greensburg meet. Keri Rouse led the Pioneers with a time of 28:27 good for 28th place.
Pioneers 10th at Saint Vincent with key runners out
Sept. 24, 2011
LATROBE -- The Point Park women's cross country team placed 10th of 13 teams Saturday at the St. Vincent meet but was without a couple of its top runners. Keri Rouse (23:05) and Katie Johnston (23:20) led the team.
Goodsell takes 4th to lead Point Park at Waynesburg
Sept. 10, 2011
WAYNESBURG, Pa. -- Ashley Goodsell placed fourth individually to lead the Point Park University women's cross country team at the Waynesburg Invitational on Saturday. The Pioneers were 8th of 12 schools as a team.
Pioneers open season at Westminster, Goodsell 8th
Sept. 3, 2011
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. -- The Point Park women's cross country team opened its sesaon Saturday at the Wesminster meet, and the Pioneers were 12th of 17 teams. Ashley Goodsell placed 8th individually.
Point Park U. Cross Country 2011 Season Preview
Sept. 2, 2011
PITTSBURGH -- The Point Park women's cross country team begins the 2011 season with a few holes to fill from last year's squad, but the Pioneers have the returners and the newcomers to build off last year's success.
SEASON PREVIEW, QUICK FACTS
VIDEO: Head Coach Jim Irvin's preseason interview
Aug. 18, 2011
Point Park University cross country head coach Jim Irvin sits down for a video interview previewing the upcoming 2011 season. He discusses the men's team and then the women's team in this three-minute video.
2011 Point Park cross country schedule announced
July 29, 2011
PITTSBURGH -- The 2011 Point Park cross country schedule has been announced, and the Pioneers open the season Sept. 3 at Westminster. Point Park will compete in six regular season meets on the year.
FULL STORY, 2011 SCHEDULE