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2016 Florida Southern Women's Cross Country News

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    February 10, 2017
    75 Student-Athletes Named to Fall SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll MELBOURNE, FL - Florida Southern College had 75 student-athletes named to the Fall SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll, the Sunshine State Conference announced on Friday. The Moccasins ranked second among all SSC schools in the total number of student-athletes honored, and had the most with a perfect 4.0 grade-point average (27).
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    February 09, 2017
    Six Women's Runners Earn All-Academic Honors from USTFCCCA NEW ORLEANS – Aleksa Guerra, Hannah Nelson, Molly Price, Morgan Siebka. Amanda Slattery, and Allison Wright have all been named to the NCAA Division II All-Academic Team by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Association that was announced today.
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    February 03, 2017
    FSC Student-Athletes Partner with Soles 4 Souls LAKELAND, FL - Attention anyone with a closet! Those shoes you no longer want are desperately needed to fight the human tragedy of global poverty.
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    November 05, 2016
    Moccasins Place 8th at Regional; Best Finish since 2009 SAINT LEO - Florida Southern totaled 245 points to finish in eighth place at the NCAA Division II Women's Cross Country South Region Championship held here Saturday at The Abbey Golf Course on the Saint Leo University campus. The eighth place finish is the best for the Moccasins since the 2009 squad placed fifth.
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    November 02, 2016
    Women's Cross Country Heads to South Regional Championship SAINT LEO - The Florida Southern women's cross country team travels here Saturday to run in the NCAA South Regional Championship on The Abbey Golf Course across SR-52 from Saint Leo University.
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    October 31, 2016
    Wright Named SSC Women's Cross Country Freshman of the Year MELBOURNE - Florida Southern's Allison Wright has been named the 2016 Sunshine State Conference Women's Cross Country Freshman of the Year as announced today by the league office. Wright, a 2016 graduate of Sarasota High School, was also selected to the seven-member All-SSC squad.
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    October 22, 2016
    Wright Leads Women's Cross Country to Third Place at SSC Championship MELBOURNE - Freshman Allison Wright placed ninth to lead Florida Southern to a a third-place finish at the Sunshine State Conference Championship contested here Saturday at Wickhman Park. It is the highest finish for the Moccasins since the 2009 squad finished in second place.
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    October 19, 2016
    Women's Cross Country Hopes To Ride Momentum Into the SSC Championship MELBOURNE - After an impressive fourth-place showing at the Pre-National Meet, Florida Southern hits the road this Saturday to compete in the Sunshine State Conference Championship here at Wickham Park. The women's 6K race will start at 8:30 a.m. following the men's 8K which gets underway at 7:45 a.m.
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    October 12, 2016
    FSC Women Runners Crack USTFCCA South Region Poll with #9 Ranking NEW ORLEANS – Thanks to a fourth-place showing at the Saint Leo Pre-National Meet last Saturday, the Florida Southern women's cross country team cracks the top ten of the weekly South Regional Poll as released Tuesday by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. FSC is ranked ninth in the region, matching the team's highest ranking of the season, which it achieved in the second regular season poll on Sept. 20.
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    October 08, 2016
    Wright Leads Mocs to Fourth Place Finish at Saint Leo Pre-National Meet SAINT LEO - Running in her first 6K meet of the season, freshman Allison Wright turned in a time of 25:55.43 to take 13th place and lead Florida Southern to a fourth-place finish at the Saint Leo Pre-National Invitational held here Saturday at The Abbey Golf Course.
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    October 01, 2016
    Wright Posts Fastest FSC Time Since 2009 as Mocs Take 16th at Chile Pepper Festival FAYETTEVILLE, AR - Freshman Allison Wright turned in a time of 18:56.06 over the 5K course to take 162nd place out of 492 runners and pace Florida Southern to a 16th place finish at the Chile Pepper Festival here at the University of Arkansas's off-road course. The time is the fastest recorded by a Moccasin runner since Carolyne Kwambai posted a time of 18:51.19 on Sept. 18, 2009 at the Jim Ryun Invitational.
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    September 24, 2016
    Siebka Paces Mocs in UF Mountain Dew Invitational GAINESVILLE - Senior Morgan Siebka turned in a 5K time of 21:02.39 to finish 56th among 144 non-Division I runners and pace Florida Southern to a 11th place finish in a 16-team non-D1 field at the University of Florida Mountain Dew Invitational here Saturday at the Mark Bostick Golf Course.
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    September 19, 2016
    Martucci Earns Spot in Hernando High School Hall of Fame BROOKSVILLE, FL - Florida Southern College cross country and track head coach Ben Martucci is set to be inducted into the Hernando High School Athletic Hall of Fame on Thursday, Sept. 22.
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    September 19, 2016
    SSC Names Wright the Female Runner-of-the-Week MELBOURNE - Freshman Allison Wright has been chosen as the Sunshine State Conference Female Runner-of-the-Week as announced today by the league office.
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    September 17, 2016
    Moccasins Post Six Top-10 Finishes LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College women's cross country posted six top-10 finishes at the 2016 Moccasin Invitational on Saturday at Holloway Park. The Moccasins scored 29 points to finish a close second to first-place Southeastern, which tallied 28 points as it grabbed three of the top four spots.
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    September 15, 2016
    Southern Set to Host Moccasin Invitational Saturday at Lakeland's Holloway Park LAKELAND – For the second straight season, the Florida Southern cross country program will host the Moccasin Invitational at Lakeland's Holloway Park and Nature Preserve off of Lakeland Highlands Road, north of the Polk Parkway (Map). The Moccasin Invitational will take place this Saturday The men's 8K race will get underway at 7:15 a.m. with the women's 5K to follow.
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    September 10, 2016
    FSC Starts Strong Behind Wright as Moccasins Finish Fourth at Florida Tech MELBOURNE – The Florida Southern women’s cross-country team finished fourth in its first meet of the season Saturday morning at the Florida Tech Invitational with freshman Allison Wright leading the way. Wright placed 23rd in a field of 119 non-Division I runners with a time of 20:07.84 in her first collegiate 5K race.
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    September 08, 2016
    Cross Country Looks for Strong Start at Florida Tech The Florida Southern College men's and women's cross country teams will kick off the 2016 campaign at the Florida Tech Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 10.
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    June 30, 2016
    Martucci Announces 2016 Cross Country Schedule LAKELAND - Moccasin head coach Ben Martucci has announced the 2016 season schedule for the men's and women's cross country teams.