Men's Cross Country

Mens Cross Country


Men's Cross Country


NJCAA Cross Country logoCarl Sandburg College has had individuals run cross country on and off since 1971. In 2005, the program was rejuvenated. The following year, the Chargers' Shane Curry and Wesley Brandenburg qualified for the NJCAA Division I national championship meet. In 2007, Curry returned to the national meet along with Zach Yeager, who was the first and only Region IV individual champion in program history. In 2009, Wes Anderson and Joe Shepherd qualified for the national championship meet, which was held in Peoria. Home meets are held at Lake Storey Park, which is just across the street from the Main Campus in Galesburg.

Latest Men's Cross Country News Story

Feb. 19, 2015
GALESBURG — Saturday’s scheduled events as part of the Carl Sandburg College Athletics Reunion have been postponed because of anticipated inclement weather and will be rescheduled for a later date.


Feb. 12, 2015
GALESBURG — Calling all Chargers! The Carl Sandburg College Athletics Reunion will take place Feb. 20-21, with several events for former Chargers athletes, including film screenings featuring the story of a...

Feb. 4, 2015
GALESBURG — Former Carl Sandburg College cross country assistant Rodney Blue has returned to take over as head coach of the Chargers’ men’s and women’s teams. Blue began his new post Feb. 1 and replaces Bruce...

Nov. 8 2014
LUBBOCK, Texas—Carl Sandburg College women’s cross country runner Chrissy Kokjohn (Clinton, Iowa/Prince of Peace) finished 146th in the NJCAA Division I championship Saturday morning at Shadow Hills Golf Course...

Oct. 20, 2014
PEORIA—The Carl Sandburg College cross country teams completed their regular season at the Bradley Pink Classic on Friday at Newman Golf Course.


Sophomore Christina Kokjohn (Clinton, Iowa/...